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Forum: HDTV Programming   03-29-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3,322
Views: 268,573
Posted By 8traxrule
Quote:The bugs are there so everyone can find...

Quote:The bugs are there so everyone can find the channel, associate the program with the channel and hopefully tell others about the channel.


Uh, yeah- like here, tell others about how...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-29-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 3,322
Views: 268,573
Posted By 8traxrule
Again, I have seen NO PROOF of that ("have they...

Again, I have seen NO PROOF of that ("have they gained viewers due to somebody talking about the show and remembering what channel it was on because of the bug?") There's more proof of this practice...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-28-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 2,674
Views: 430,148
Posted By 8traxrule
Mine (C7450) does that on every mode also except...

Mine (C7450) does that on every mode also except Game Mode (don't have cable though, waste of money! http://files.avsforum.com/images/smilies/smile.gif )
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-28-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3,322
Views: 268,573
Posted By 8traxrule
Quote:Simple - BRAND RECOGNITION. Have you...

Quote:Simple - BRAND RECOGNITION. Have you really never heard of that?


Please provide us with actual EVIDENCE. I've heard the "brand recognition" argument for years, with NO evidence to back it...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-26-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 3,322
Views: 268,573
Posted By 8traxrule
And this month marks FIFTEEN YEARS since ABC...

And this month marks FIFTEEN YEARS since ABC started keeping their logo onscreen, being the last of the "big 3" networks to do this. Again, I have yet to hear a single thing anyone has GAINED by...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-22-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 10,406
Views: 879,328
Posted By 8traxrule
I was actually able to pick up that station...

I was actually able to pick up that station (channel 6 analog) at my parents' house in Davis since they have a good roof antenna with a rotor, though the signal wasn't strong enough to hear the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-16-2013, 12:58 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 74,843
Posted By 8traxrule
Ha- Vizio is still pulling this. Mine forced the...

Ha- Vizio is still pulling this. Mine forced the smooth motion on PAL sources (try explaining THAT to their clueless 'service reps'!) and occasionally was jittery on others. Ended up kicking it to...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-13-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By 8traxrule
Sort of false alarm- I let it update again and...

Sort of false alarm- I let it update again and it made it through this time.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-13-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By 8traxrule
Turned on my C7450 and it gave me an auto update...

Turned on my C7450 and it gave me an auto update prompt, so I let it update. Just as it did a few months ago, it ended up freezing at 67%. I had to unplug the TV, and it's working but I'm now locked...
Forum: HD DVD Players   03-03-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By 8traxrule
The A30 can be upgraded to bitstream Dolby...

The A30 can be upgraded to bitstream Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD Hi-Res but not TrueHD or Master Audio- it won't put out any sound when playing those in bitstream mode. I was mainly talking about...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-02-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10,406
Views: 879,328
Posted By 8traxrule
I've got the $10 RCA antenna from Wal-Mart. I...

I've got the $10 RCA antenna from Wal-Mart. I had another kind before, and 6, 10 and 19 were usually the hardest stations to get. This one gets them in most of the time, was actually able to watch...
Forum: HD DVD Players   02-28-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By 8traxrule
Most of the innards of each generation's players...

Most of the innards of each generation's players are the same. I transplanted an A3's drive into an A30 player with no problems. Firmware loads are what you have to watch out for, as loading...
Forum: 3D Content   02-28-2013, 04:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,076
Posted By 8traxrule
The 2D Blu-Ray included with the 3D disc is the...

The 2D Blu-Ray included with the 3D disc is the same 25th Anniversary "Collector's Edition" that has been out already.
Forum: HD DVD Software   02-28-2013, 04:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,991
Posted By 8traxrule
I think I listed them all in the Warner thread-...

I think I listed them all in the Warner thread- again, too lazy to re-post them right now. The Eagles disc was made by Cinram but luckily my copy is OK.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-28-2013, 04:00 AM
Replies: 10,406
Views: 879,328
Posted By 8traxrule
Quote:the terk looks like it would be tough to...

Quote:the terk looks like it would be tough to not be an eye sore


Not as much as KVIE's bug-infested, overcompressed picture though! http://files.avsforum.com/images/smilies/wink.gif

I've...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-27-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By 8traxrule
I have these glasses too and can't get them to...

I have these glasses too and can't get them to work- I have a Sharp C7450. Sony's tech support is completely useless. (I have 2 pairs of the Sharp glasses that work, but needed a 3rd pair and was...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-25-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 44,331
Posted By 8traxrule
https://www.facebook.com/viziotvssuck

https://www.facebook.com/viziotvssuck
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-25-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 44,331
Posted By 8traxrule
I was a so-called "VIP Customer" and they didn't...

I was a so-called "VIP Customer" and they didn't even care enough to look into my problem, AND they banned me from their Facebook page after I complained there too many times. I hope you are able to...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-25-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,080
Posted By 8traxrule
Nice, but allowing that to be aired with a bug...

Nice, but allowing that to be aired with a bug (on yet ANOTHER channel that abandoned its original purpose- this is hardly independent nor a film) is a double-standard. Also, how did this guy get...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-24-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,080
Posted By 8traxrule
Why does MTV still exist?

Why does MTV still exist?
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-24-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,784
Posted By 8traxrule
Though ABC's screen spam has gotten worse every...

Though ABC's screen spam has gotten worse every season since they started keeping their logo on all the time 15 years ago, the Oscars are once again presented BUG-FREE! Shows that enough people in...
Forum: HD DVD Software   02-21-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 64,425
Posted By 8traxrule
Look at the way the inner ring is printed. (I'm...

Look at the way the inner ring is printed. (I'm too lazy to take a picture right now, but might later if someone asks real nicely http://files.avsforum.com/images/smilies/wink.gif ) Eagle Vision...
Forum: 3D Content   02-20-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,076
Posted By 8traxrule
It seems like the film grain was always supposed...

It seems like the film grain was always supposed to be there, but noise reduction was used on the previous video releases. The color scheme has been tweaked a bit on the 3D version also.
Forum: HD DVD Software   02-20-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 64,425
Posted By 8traxrule
How'd you get Dukes of Hazzard on Blu?...

How'd you get Dukes of Hazzard on Blu? http://files.avsforum.com/images/smilies/wink.gif
Forum: HD DVD Software   02-20-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,338
Posted By 8traxrule
Where? I haven't been able to find them.

Where? I haven't been able to find them.
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