Having been around since 1919, RCA has been one of the leaders in the entertainment and electronic industry. Making everything from professional video cameras used for televised sporting events to personal portable CD players to brand new technology such as the USB Turntable which allows you to play old vinyl records and convert the [...]
Archive for February 2009
While the company name of Pioneer might be less known here in the United States, their contributions to the electronic entertainment world have shaped and changed the industry forever. Like their name boasts, they truly are a pioneer in the industry, often coming up with new electronic devices before any other brand has a [...]
When many people think of excellence in the electronics industry, they think of JVC. JVC (Victor Company of Japan) was founded in the mid-1920’s and has been a pioneer in the electronics and home entertainment industries, as well as one of the highest selling brands around ever since its start. The company makes [...]
Hooking up your new home theater system can be one of the most painstaking tasks you’ll ever attempt. The boxes all claim that their contents are simple to install and can be done in just a short period of time. Don’t listen! If you are not a trained professional and are not [...]
When it comes to having a home theater system, you pretty much have two choices: you can go out and buy a home theater system from a big box retailer, or you can get a personalized home theater. The first way gets you a big screen plasma TV and surround sound speakers with a [...]
For years, the staple of a surround sound home theater system was 5.1 audio, in which the audio of the TV program or movie you were watching was split into 5 channels (center, left, right, left surround, and right surround) as well as a subwoofer which sends out the LFE (Low Frequency Effects). In [...]
Doctors often suggest purchasing a warm air humidifier when you show up at their office sick with the flu, a cold or a sinus infection. Even the National Institute of Health highly recommends this. Warm air humidifiers are great for anyone with any sort of respiratory illness. Often parents use these humidifiers to keep [...]
Steam humidifiers are the most economical humidifiers. The operation of this humidifier is simple. The machine uses electricity to boil water and release steam into the air. Heat is easily increased or decreased depending on the room’s current humidity. The released steam is sterile and free of minerals.
To operate simply fill the base [...]
Dry air in your home can lead to many problems. The lack of humidity can cause the discomfort of dry skin leading to irritation. Not only does it cause dry skin, but viruses linger is unfiltered air as well. People living in homes lacking humidity are more susceptible to flues and colds. Not only [...]
A recirculating humidifier is one of many types of humidifiers available. Although more expensive than a basic warm mist humidifier, a recirculating humidifier reuses the water in the air instead of constantly filling up the tank.
Most recirculating humidifiers are cool mist models that use evaporative humidification. This means a fan inside the unit pushes the [...]