Sony is impressing a lot of people at CES this year. Their booth is an excellent mix of forward-looking prototypes as well as currently available products—and a few that are treading that line finely (like the soon-to-be-released three-millimeter-thin OLED TV seen above). As impressive as their TVs are, Sony's up to plenty more. See what else caught our eye after the break.
Niveus leads the PC world in creating Windows Media Centerâ€based entertainment systems that even a persnickety A/V connoisseur can embrace. It pioneered the fanless case, using huge heat sinks (those funky side fins) to quietly keep the processor from frying.
A Media Center PC in your living room needs to play nice with your existing entertainment system
By Steve Morgenstern
Posted 02.01.2005 at 3:00 am 0 Comments
A Media Center PC designed to pull full-time duty in your living room needs to play nice with your existing entertainment system, both aesthetically-with a sleek horizontal case that disguises its PC-ness-and with high-quality video outputs for connecting it to your TV, such as DVI or component video, and a digital-audio port for piping surround sound to your receiver.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.