Latest News

Best of CES 2014 Award Winners Announced!

by /

2014 International CES is officially over, and we viewed a tremendous number of Ultra HD products and services at the show — significantly more than CES 2013. The development of Ultra High Definition over the past year has been extensive, and browsing the next generation technology on the show floors was truly astonishing.

We were blown away by the quality and efforts of nearly every Ultra HD company, but we were determined to find a winner for each Ultra HD category. After carefully reviewing the nominations for each of the Best of CES 2014 Awards categories, we are pleased to present the winners…*drumroll*

EXCLUSIVE: Olympic Gold Medalist and Wrestling Superstar Kurt Angle to Star in 4K Ultra HD TV Series, “Emergency:LA”

by /

The name Kurt Angle is synonymous with professional wrestling and more recently, MMA — but the Olympic gold medalist has also been building up a very healthy resume of acting roles, which has led to his selection for the leading role in the new Hollywood TV Drama “Emergency:LA” (IMDB). Kurt has been cast as Sgt. Gabe Mandell of LAPD Downtown, and the series follows the day-to-day adventures of his department, “Station 77” of LA City Fire Department, and “Trauma One” Emergency Medical Center.

Sharp Announces Universal Player and Wireless Bridge at CES 2014

by /

The innovators at Sharp have developed the Universal Player and Wireless Bridge, the first Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association- compliant Universal Player system. The Sharp Universal Player (SD-WH1000U) is the first Sharp component to transmit uncompressed sound at 24-bit/96kHz and video at Full HD (1080p) — wirelessly. Unlike previous sound systems that compressed the sound quality, the SD-WH1000U reproduces the source signal without degradation or delay.

Polaroid Showcasing $1,000 50-inch 4K Ultra HDTV at CES 2014

by /

Polaroid, the brand that was once a household name for instant photography, is joining the Ultra High Definition race to reclaim their identity. The company just announced their 50-inch 4K Ultra HDTV for $1,000, which will be showcased at CES 2014 in a few days. The 4K TV (50GSR9000) will provide entertainment lovers with a cinema style experience with four times the resolution of a Full HD TV (1080p).