The 9000 series features all of the trappings of a high-end HDTV which now of course includes 3-D support via active shutter glasses. Like Toshiba's Cell TV, the 9000's processor can also convert your two-dimensional video to 3-D. Also on board is Wi-Fi to connect to the new Samsung Apps store--a bet that we will enjoy loading our Samsung-branded televisions, Blu-ray players and smartphones with applications like those we're already enjoying on our iPod toches and iPhones.
Samsung didn't whip out the touchscreen remote at the press conference, but I'm looking forward to two screens at once in their booth tomorrow. Availability is sometime this year, with price currently unknown. Here's the remore:
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.