Top 10 Ways to Make the Most of Your HDTV

You spend a lot of time in front of your TV, but chances are you may not be using it to its full potential. It's not just about better picture, either—a good TV setup requires the right cables, a good remote, and a lot more. Here are 10 tweaks for creating the ultimate TV setup. » 4/19/14 3:00pm 4/19/14 3:00pm

How to Connect Your Old School Video Game Consoles to a New TV

If you've just rediscovered an old console in the back of your closet, or you've gotten into retro gaming and want the genuine experience, you've probably stood in front of your shiny new LCD or plasma TV with a console made in the age of CRTs, wondering what to do. Luckily, it's not too difficult to plug everything… » 10/28/13 1:57pm 10/28/13 1:57pm

The HD Console Game From...1993?

While most people would peg the beginning of the high definition era around the time of the PlayStation 2 (some games able to run in 1080i), here's one game that was running in HD nearly twenty years ago. » 5/12/11 12:00am 5/12/11 12:00am

The Mocking Must Stop

OK, I get it: My 10-year-old LCD monitors are probably not a good fit for my blistering-fast desktop. So what would you suggest I pick up for both gaming and work? Twin LCDs? A single HD TV? Something I haven't thought of? Quick, to the comment box.... » 3/24/11 11:56am 3/24/11 11:56am

How to Buy an HDTV

If there's one thing that actually sorta makes sense to buy on Black Friday, it's an HDTV—many are crazy discounted. But picking out an HDTV can be a big ball of suck. That's where this guide comes in. » 11/26/10 12:52pm 11/26/10 12:52pm

Sony Boss Responds To Nintendo 3DS

Nintendo caused quite a stir at the E3 gaming expo with its glasses-free Nintendo 3DS. In an interview with Japan's Sankei, Sony Computer Entertainment honcho Kaz Hirai had this to say about the glasses-free 3D tech: » 6/21/10 4:00am 6/21/10 4:00am

You'll Never Want to Turn Off this Street Fighter HDTV

Now, I love Street Fighter, and I love big ass TVs, but when my friend calls and is all "LOL, turn on Judge Mathis!" I don't want to wait eight seconds while the screen shows me a picture of Ryu. » 5/25/10 10:30pm 5/25/10 10:30pm

We Now Know How Many Of You Have A HD Television

Last week, I asked you to let us know how many of you owned a high definition television set. Your answers are now in. Let's take a look! » 2/15/10 8:00am 2/15/10 8:00am

Finding The State Of The HD Generation

You know, for all the talk of this being the "HD generation", we've got our suspicions that many of you are still toiling away on standard definition TV sets. It's time to turn those suspicions into science. » 2/09/10 2:30am 2/09/10 2:30am

Shigeru Miyamoto Sees "Nothing Wrong" With HD Graphics

The Nintendo Wii is not an hi-def gaming machine. When Nintendo launched the console in late 2006, the company touted its analog TV friendly aspect — not everyone has an HDTV, you know! » 10/16/09 12:00am 10/16/09 12:00am

So, How Many Homes Have A Games Console?

We hear a lot about how gaming has gone "mainstream" these days, that everyone is playing on a Wii, or a PS2, or whatever. Well, they're not. » 8/08/09 12:40am 8/08/09 12:40am

R2D2 Game Projector

My son has one of those cool remote control R2D2 robots, the one with a little cup holder that is absolutely perfect for holding an ice cold can of beer.... and it sits under a thick layer of dust in the corner of his room, housing his one very cool hat. McWhertor would be proud. Me? I'm just bitter. » 5/05/08 5:00pm 5/05/08 5:00pm