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2014-06-11 20:22:06

Celebrate Dad with SANYO's new sleek and stylish LED 1080P television with stylish, narrow bezel and aluminum stand with re-engineered sound SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SANYO Manufacturing Corporation (SANYO), a leader in providing high quality TVs in America for over 35 years, introduces a new Full HD LED 48" class TV, the SANYO FVD48P4, just in time for Father's Day, and available at select Sam's Club stores. The FVD48P4 features a 1080p Full HD crisp and brilliant LED display...

Falling TVs Injure Children
2013-07-22 10:11:35

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many parents likely tell their children not to sit too close to the TV with the caveat that it's bad for their eyes, but the truth is there is no evidence it actually does any harm. In fact, evidence has shown that children can focus at close distance without eyestrain far better than adults, while children with nearsightedness (myopia) often opt to sit closer just to see the images more clearly. However, a new...

2010-12-15 06:15:00

US television shoppers have been uninspired by the onslaught of fancy new features such as 3D screens and Internet connectivity, hurting a much anticipated recovery in the global consumer electronics market, according to a recent Reuters report. TV manufacturers are learning that cutting edge features such as razor-thin LED TVs and fantastical 3D technologies are just not enough to stage a comeback in the United States. Best Buy Co Inc CEO Brian Dunn told analysts on Tuesday that sales of...

2008-11-22 13:03:37

Retailers say they hope to tempt bargain-hunters with discounts on high-definition televisions this holiday season. Prices on HDTVs are expected to plummet, with 47-inch LCD TVs going for as low as $800, analyst Riddhi Patel of ISupply told the Los Angeles Times. Watch for 42-inch plasma TVs to be selling for as little as $500, he said. The best deals are expected on the big shopping holiday -- Black Friday -- the day after Thanksgiving. Desperate retailers, however, may slash prices again...

2008-10-23 12:00:00

Comcast, South Florida's leading provider of entertainment, information and communications products and services, is launching its Get Ready initiative today to encourage consumers to take action and choose their solution to the digital broadcast transition now, before the government mandate goes into effect. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has ordered local TV stations to vacate the frequency locations they have occupied since the 1940's. The only place viewers will be able to...

2008-10-08 12:00:10

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK), the nation's leading provider of entertainment, information and communications, kicked-off its Get Ready initiative this week to encourage consumers to take action and choose their digital broadcast transition (DTV) solution now, before the February 17, 2009 government mandate goes into effect. As part of this initiative, Comcast is offering low-cost solutions, including free basic cable for 12 months to those who sign up for at least one...

2008-08-03 06:00:15

Excerpt from an article in English entitled: "Opinions of press professionals and experts on sources of finance for private media", published by state-owned Afghan newspaper The Kabul Times on 30 July It has been decided at a regular session of the Council of Ministers [CM] that sources of funding for the private media should be specified and donor countries and organizations who fund them, have to channel all their contributions through the Ministry of Information and Culture. They should...

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  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
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