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There is always something new to learn about TV technology. Learn about different types of televisions and the technology that makes TV possible.

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What does 1080p mean?

When dealing with high-definition TV, 1080p means that there are 1,080 lines on the screen, and they're displayed progressively, not alternatively. Learn what 1080p means from this article.


How Amazon Fire TV Works

Set-top boxes are a good bridge between the Internet and your TV. Find out how Amazon Fire TV works from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Facebook TV Will Work

Could Facebook TV be the next big thing? Find out what Facebook TV is and how Facebook TV will work. See more »

Do you know what 1080i means? Find out what 1080i means in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Do you know what 1080p means? Find out what 1080p means in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

What's the difference between a LCD TV and a DLP TV? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn more about the difference between a LCD TV and a DLP TV. See more »

What's the difference between a LCD TV and a plasma TV? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn more about the difference between a LCD TV and a Plasma TV. See more »

Do you know how to connect a projector to a TV? Find out how to connect a projector to a TV in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Do you know how to find the right flat-screen TV? Find out how to find the right flat-screen TV in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Do you know what you need for a 3D TV, Find out how to know what you need for a 3D TV in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

If you know how to PC-power your TV set, you can view everything from your computer on your TV set. Learn about how to PC-power your TV set in this article. See more »