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The Creative Zen players, such as the Zen MX player, only play videos that are in the CMV format. The CMV format stands for Creative Media Video, which is the file format created by Creative Centrale. Creative Centrale is the software that comes pre-packaged with the Zen player for managing all of t
The two most common types of speaker wire are twisted pair and parallel wires. The argument between which is better revolves mainly around the impedance or how much signal gets lost or distorted while traveling down the wire. The main considerations of impedance at audio frequencies are the DC resis
Ringtones are a useful way to establish your own identity with the Helio cell phone. You can use any song from your computer's music folder or playlist as a ringtone -- as long as you have an Internet connection and an email account. All that is required is to change the file extension name of the s
Radar guns detect the speed of an object by shooting a beam of light at it and measuring the time it takes the light beam to bounce back to the gun. Although radar guns are most frequently used by law enforcement officers to detect speeding vehicles, they can also be purchased by individuals to meas
It's all well and good the manufacturers of these new 3D enabled TV systems pushing to get them to market as soon as, but what exactly is everyone going to be able to watch?
JVC produces a number of high-end DVD players for the consumer market. The explosion of DVDs in recent years has made players extremely cheap, and JVC offers its models at comparatively low prices. Hooking up a DVD player is very simple, but it can be confusing if you don't know which wires go where
Frequency Modulation (FM) is a communications method in which data is impressed onto an alternating-current wave by varying the frequency of the wave. The FM band transmits analog television channels and FM radio and two-way radio transmissions. The FM band is in the middle of the VHF television ban
Performing computer functions using your hands on a large screen is the primary purpose of the portable Smartboard. Upon receiving your device, you may have some questions about its basic operation. Following a few steps will have you operating your Smartboard effectively and efficiently in little t
Refreshing scratched display is a simple job but fixing cracks on a touch screen might take some time. Also former job could be cost effective than latter. But iPhone glass repair Dallas is the only w
Some HDTV sets suffer a game lag effect from connected video game consoles. This problem stems from connecting a peripheral with a non-native resolution to a television with image-enhancement technology. By the time the television scales the image to fit the TV resolution and applies image-enhanceme
EZUltrasound now offers one of the most convenient and safest ways to manage pain at home. Their ultrasound machines for home use utilize ultrasound technology to treat the common and chronic pain that a lot ...
The Apple TV device displays content from online sources as well as digital videos from your networked computers right on your television. With the NitoTV plug-in for the Apple TV, you can play digital video files regardless of the video format. Restart your Apple TV after you install the plug-in to
Photos and captions showing and explaining products displayed at CES 2005 (Consumer Electronics Show)
BlackBerry Messenger, or BBM, is a instant messaging service available to anyone who uses a BlackBerry device. Because BBM only works between BlackBerrys, the BBM application holds a set of contacts separate from the BlackBerry's main contact list. If you need to back up that contact list, there are
If you're working on a project that uses an infrared (IR) light-emitting diode (LED) and want to test it, or if you have a remote control you think might be bad, there's an easy way to "see" infrared light. The charge-coupled device (CCD) elements used by some digital and cell phone cameras are sens
There are many people who are considering becoming a smoker of smokeless cigarettes but that have a few reservations about this new fad that is becoming all the rage all over the world. Search engines ...
RCN is a digital cable, high-speed Internet and phone provider for the Boston, New York City, Lehigh Valley, Chicago and Philadelphia areas. The RCN cable converter box works much like a computer, transferring a digital signal to an analog signal that your television can process. Occasionally the bo
The Sony BDP-S360 is a Blu-ray player from the popular electronics maker. The player supports Full HD 1080p video playback, Dolby and DTS audio codecs and BD-Live 2.0 support. The Blu-ray player can also playback and upscale DVD discs to high-definition. If your Blu-ray player is not working as it s
An antenna amplifier is an electronic device that boosts the signal from over-the-air television broadcasts to improve the transmission of picture and sound quality to the TV. The amplifier connects between the antenna and the TV with two coaxial cables, which come with threaded couplers on the ends