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Forum: Display Calibration   09-08-2014, 07:15 PM
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Posted By davehancock
You are right in that if the display were larger,...

You are right in that if the display were larger, the problem wouldn't exist. My 1920 x 1080 is a 15", and I'll bet that picturelus' is also not large. It looks like laptops are trending towards a...
Forum: Display Calibration   09-08-2014, 03:15 PM
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Posted By davehancock
Hence, it only displays properly on 1366 x 768...

Hence, it only displays properly on 1366 x 768 displays (or smaller). There are readability problems on the Home page with higher resolution displays.

The modules do not (for me) present...
Forum: Display Calibration   09-07-2014, 01:07 PM
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Posted By davehancock
Mine was a special model made for (and only sold...

Mine was a special model made for (and only sold by Best Buy). It could well be that my model was not as well engineered as it should be. But it does work well for Photoshop and the more ordinary...
Forum: Display Calibration   09-07-2014, 01:02 PM
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Posted By davehancock
Yes, it works (in that the text on the home page...

Yes, it works (in that the text on the home page is not clipped). But then everything is so small that it is not readable. It seems that Chromapure has problems with non-standard display...
Forum: Display Calibration   09-07-2014, 11:36 AM
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Posted By davehancock
I have a similar problem with a ASUS laptop with...

I have a similar problem with a ASUS laptop with a 1920x1080 display (which is a bit unusual) running Windows 8,1. The main Chromapure screen has the tabs truncated (no matter what I do) yet the...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-02-2014, 03:36 PM
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Posted By davehancock
The Roku itself is not free. Another...

The Roku itself is not free. Another consideration: additional connections to TV, audio system, etc.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-02-2014, 09:00 AM
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Posted By davehancock
But NO ON DEMAND! (For some, it matters.)

But NO ON DEMAND! (For some, it matters.)
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-23-2014, 03:46 PM
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Posted By davehancock
Verizon has been having a nasty habit of...

Verizon has been having a nasty habit of promising one delivery date when one orders the Quantum upgrade, then not delivering on their promise. Further, when cancelling the order (because of missed...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-19-2014, 02:39 PM
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Posted By davehancock
But NO ON DEMAND with Time Warner!!:(

But NO ON DEMAND with Time Warner!!:(
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-11-2014, 08:52 AM
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Posted By davehancock
So, does this look like it will do that for you? ...

So, does this look like it will do that for you? (I don't have one of these, but they have always intrigued me).
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-11-2014, 08:32 AM
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Posted By davehancock
Part of the reason may be that Sling Media...

Part of the reason may be that Sling Media (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sling_Media) is owned by EchoStar - owner of Dish Network. :(
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-11-2014, 07:45 AM
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Posted By davehancock
What about the Sling Box...

What about the Sling Box (http://www.sling.com/DiscoverSling.aspx)? ;)
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7,359
Views: 704,295
Posted By davehancock
Of course - but we all have seen where a...

Of course - but we all have seen where a broadcasters do just that: yank their channel from a cable system in order to force the cable system to pay higher rates (resulting in even higher cable...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 03:34 PM
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Views: 704,295
Posted By davehancock
Well who do you think is their "customer base"? ...

Well who do you think is their "customer base"? It is NOT the viewers. It normally is their advertisers and now the cable TV companies.

They aren't positioning to charge for OTA reception - but...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 01:46 PM
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Posted By davehancock
Exactly - but the NAB would have you believe that...

Exactly - but the NAB would have you believe that free OTA is affected too! Their logic is that their "business model" now depends on revenue from cable. If that revenue stream is threatened then...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7,359
Views: 704,295
Posted By davehancock
I'm a bit suspicious of that website: It is run...

I'm a bit suspicious of that website: It is run by the National Association of Broadcasters who are afraid that laws may be passed that undermine the hold that the broadcasters have on cable...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-29-2014, 09:37 AM
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Posted By davehancock
I'm a bit suspicious of tat website: It is run...

I'm a bit suspicious of tat website: It is run by the National Association of Broadcasters who are afraid that laws may be passed that undermine the hold that the broadcasters have on cable...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-22-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18,276
Views: 2,076,553
Posted By davehancock
That's just what Verizon wants: I'll bet that...

That's just what Verizon wants: I'll bet that you are instead watching more Verizon TV.:rolleyes:
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-21-2014, 07:34 AM
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Posted By davehancock
+1

+1
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-30-2014, 03:37 PM
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Posted By davehancock
Exclamation CaableCards have nothing to do with copy...

CaableCards have nothing to do with copy protection! Invoking copy protection in the cable box (provided by Verizon or customer provided equipment is universally used. Encrypting is a different...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-08-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 18,276
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Posted By davehancock
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by nyctveng http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/590208/verizon-fios-hdtv/18150#post_24805539)


If thats the case aaronwt the changes...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 18,276
Views: 2,076,553
Posted By davehancock
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by BiggAW http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/590208/verizon-fios-hdtv/18150#post_24804727)

So basically they're moving channels...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-02-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7,359
Views: 704,295
Posted By davehancock
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by veedon http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/137214/buffalo-ny-hdtv/7290#post_24786713)

Distance isn't everything. And most people...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-02-2014, 05:26 PM
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Views: 704,295
Posted By davehancock
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Cheektovegas http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/137214/buffalo-ny-hdtv/7290#post_24786210)

Nothing illogical. It's called...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-31-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18,755
Views: 2,118,224
Posted By davehancock
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by ncmikey http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/723830/time-warner-cable-navigator/18570#post_24780036)

Yes numerous times .. they...
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