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Forum: Blu-ray Software   06-03-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,233
Posted By skibum5000
Disgusting. I guess it will be several years -...

Disgusting.
I guess it will be several years - if ever - they get a dime from me again.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   06-03-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,632
Posted By skibum5000
"TARGET – The Target Star Wars: The Force Awakens...

"TARGET – The Target Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray Combo Pack (http://www.target.com/p/star-wars-the-force-awakens-blu-ray-dvd-digital-target-exclusive/-/A-50807487) comes with exclusive...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   06-03-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,632
Posted By skibum5000
Yeah, sadly I think Disney wants me to abandon...

Yeah, sadly I think Disney wants me to abandon ever spending any money on their movies again.

Can't stand streaming only content and the digital downloads always stink compared to blu-ray.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-08-2016, 11:16 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,983
Posted By skibum5000
From what I read you have to link Vudu to...

From what I read you have to link Vudu to DisneyMoviesAnywhere and then you can stream the bonus content from DMA. It seems to be the only way to get access to it. Now other services and no ability...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-05-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,983
Posted By skibum5000
Warning: Target exclusive TFA is a bit of a rip-off

WARNING: The whole exclusive bonus content Target version is a rip-off thanks to greedy Disney!

Disney, despite making billions on this, was so chintzy that they wouldn't even let Target put the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-21-2016, 11:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,024
Posted By skibum5000
That's a shame.

That's a shame.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-12-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 818
Posted By skibum5000
That's really unfortunate. A new panel...

That's really unfortunate.

A new panel should work as well though. What are the problems?
Maybe it just needs to be calibrated?
Or is it a defective replacement panel?
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-12-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 818
Posted By skibum5000
And some are far worse about warranties. Take...

And some are far worse about warranties. Take Samsung. They are on dozens of state attorney general's bad lists and have been basically labelled a criminal organization.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-11-2016, 11:06 PM
Replies: 382
Views: 20,607
Posted By skibum5000
yeah but, one page earlier here was this link: ...

yeah but, one page earlier here was this link:
https://forum.redfox.bz/threads/anydvd-hd-7-6-9-1-released.68383/
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-07-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
So? I was specifically mentioning audio when I...

So? I was specifically mentioning audio when I mentioned moderate bitrate. I never said USB can't send stuff at a high rate. I even implied it could.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-07-2016, 11:49 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,074
Posted By skibum5000
yeah exactly. So it is the film that LEAST needs...

yeah exactly. So it is the film that LEAST needs a gigantic advertising campaign to a full user-base to avoid any eventual lifetime sales losses.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-07-2016, 11:48 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,074
Posted By skibum5000
It seems to me it's just a couple guys who hate...

It seems to me it's just a couple guys who hate digital and love 15/70 who have been posting on all the forums about how TFA looks like crap and all the IMAX showings show giant pixels and have no...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-07-2016, 11:37 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,074
Posted By skibum5000
Oh come on, Star Wars is hardly a title that...

Oh come on, Star Wars is hardly a title that needs a big announcement to a fully installed userbase for max sales. Everyone will grab a copy be it now or if they go to UHD two years from now. And, in...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-07-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,233
Posted By skibum5000
Yes, I do. It's not like it will stop anyone...

Yes, I do.
It's not like it will stop anyone who moves to UHD from buying it two years from now, releasing it now.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-07-2016, 10:47 AM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
yeah I already know so?

yeah I already know so?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-06-2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
Yeah some don't but who is taking ghz rate...

Yeah some don't but who is taking ghz rate signals here? And yeah the results are nothing like some applied audio filter. How could they be when the cable is dumb and it's handling tons of different...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-06-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
And as for all the QFT mumbo jumbo that one ad...

And as for all the QFT mumbo jumbo that one ad was going on about. Well I actually have taken a graduate level course in QFT and have a PhD and it all looks like utter randomly made up nonsense to me.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-06-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
As I said if they arrive properly they arrive...

As I said if they arrive properly they arrive properly (and for such low bit rate stuff as data sent for any audio format you are not going to get much any errors unless the cable was the worst cable...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-06-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
Yeah the one involving digital interconnects are...

Yeah the one involving digital interconnects are the worst of all. I mean the signal is sent as 1s and 0s and not just that but often in very complex encoded formats!!!! How can a passive cable...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-06-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
Heck, enough manure there to single-handedly...

Heck, enough manure there to single-handedly terraform all of Mars:D.

And I love this, $30000 a foot and it still has only a "Warranty: Limited lifetime."...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-06-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 8,069
Posted By skibum5000
Home Depot, anywhere, just get enough gauge for...

Home Depot, anywhere, just get enough gauge for what you need, that is the part that matters.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-04-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,074
Posted By skibum5000
Ah man that stinks!!!! And even the 4D one will...

Ah man that stinks!!!! And even the 4D one will only go to 1.78"1 and not 1.44:1???? So much is cut off! I saw it in 1.44:1 and it was amazing, I don't care if it gets pillar boxed like crazy. And...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-04-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,074
Posted By skibum5000
Watch Laser 3D IMAX and you'll have your truly...

Watch Laser 3D IMAX and you'll have your truly looking realistic 3D.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-04-2016, 07:54 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,074
Posted By skibum5000
So annoying. They just hope it dies out so they...

So annoying. They just hope it dies out so they can stream garbage quality 4k. And because they are too cheap to spend to post process any film in full 4k, even films they know will make only like 2...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-04-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,074
Posted By skibum5000
I do feel like Disney is amazingly cheap. They...

I do feel like Disney is amazingly cheap. They didn't bother to originally master most of it in 4k completely. They barely printed any film IMAX prints. All this for a movie they know will only make...
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