TV Technology

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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How LCDs Work

Liquid crystal displays are found in everything from digital watches to laptop computers. In a relatively short period of time, they've crept from a fascinating novelty item to a technology standard. Learn about the science (a liquid crystal?) and technology behind LCDs.


How Amazon Fire TV Works

Set-top boxes are a good bridge between the Internet and your TV and the newest player in the game is Amazon Fire TV. So, is this device good for you, or just good for Amazon?

How Facebook TV Will Work

With hundreds of millions of subscribers, Facebook commands an enormous audience. The company could prove to be a fantastic venue for online video. Could Facebook be the next big TV channel?

When it comes to TV transmissions, 1080i means that there are 1,080 lines on the screen and they're interlaced (displayed alternatively). Learn about what 1080i means from this article.

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.

New digital imaging technologies for flat screen TVs have advantages and limitations. Learn about the difference between a LCD TV and a DLP TV in this article.

Plasma screens seem to be better than LCDs when you’re considering very large screens. Learn about the difference between LCD TV and plasma TV from this article.

You don't know how to connect your new projector to your TV. This article will tell you how to connect a projector to a TV.

Would you like to know how to find the right flat-screen TV? Hopefully at the end of this article you'll know how to find the right flat-screen TV.

Find out how to know what you need for a 3D TV and bring the magic of the cinema to your home theater. Learn about how to know what you need for a 3D TV in this article.

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.