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Forum: Blu-ray Software   07-24-2014, 08:46 PM
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Posted By mailiang
That part of your answer is what I would expect...

That part of your answer is what I would expect from a customer service rep. :p



What's happening now is that the most popular titles are not becoming readily available anytime soon. Until I...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   07-23-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8,867
Views: 577,271
Posted By mailiang
Despite the fact that my returns are received by...

Despite the fact that my returns are received by Monday, I've never been able to get Lone Survivor, or Non Stop and now it's Sabotage that has gone into a very long wait status? Please! I seem to be...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 11:49 AM
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Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
Lightbulb It wasn't just Panasonic. It was the Japanese....

It wasn't just Panasonic. It was the Japanese. But Panasonic was the largest producer of PDP's, which lead to their demise.

Kun Soo Lee, analyst, IHS iSuppli



Ian
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-23-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
That's the problem with the big box stores. Best...

That's the problem with the big box stores. Best Buy has their Magnolia room where they have controlled lighting, which to some degree favors Plasma's, but they only have the highest end sets on...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-22-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6,051
Views: 545,811
Posted By mailiang
Post Or a smart TV. That looks like the UI on my Panny...

Or a smart TV. That looks like the UI on my Panny S60.


Ian
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-21-2014, 03:55 PM
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Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
Like Wiley wrote in the article I posted,...

Like Wiley wrote in the article I posted, Panasonic couldn't get out of their own way. I've seen how they merchandize the stores here, where everything is loaded up with Samsung LCD's. The lack of ...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-21-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
I worked several years in consumer electronic...

I worked several years in consumer electronic marketing and merchandizing, which included helping to develop the only successful car audio-video franchise in the US. If there is anything I've learned...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-21-2014, 01:55 PM
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Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
I have to agree. Like Wiley said, Panasonic...

I have to agree. Like Wiley said, Panasonic couldn't get out of their own way. They were the biggest producers of plasma TV's and they did next to nothing in terms of educational and promotional...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-21-2014, 01:33 PM
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Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
Post How many times do I have to post that 4k didn't...

How many times do I have to post that 4k didn't kill plasma? :D You are correct about thinner LCDs among a lot of other reasons.



7 Reasons for the Death of...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-21-2014, 01:20 PM
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Views: 545,811
Posted By mailiang
This subject has been covered: ...

This subject has been covered:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/184-video-download-services-hardware/1089285-netflix-streaming-quality-199.html#post25855369


Ian ;)
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-20-2014, 10:24 AM
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Views: 4,540
Posted By mailiang
Either she's nuts or she meant no panels or full...

Either she's nuts or she meant no panels or full sets. I checked with them and with Sears who also sell OEM TV parts, even though my S60 has been problem free. Just out of curiosity, I also found...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-20-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,540
Posted By mailiang
It's useless until there becomes enough 4k...

It's useless until there becomes enough 4k program material to support it. I've seen some larger 4k sets with 4k demos and they looked pretty impressive. That being said, I agree with your assessment...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-20-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3,226
Views: 287,121
Posted By mailiang
Post To be honest with you Mike, I'm a big fan of the...

To be honest with you Mike, I'm a big fan of the show, which I watched on AMC, and I don't subscribe to the thread you are referring to. I also don't have the latest UI on my 2013 S60 Panasonic TV...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-19-2014, 09:42 PM
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Views: 4,540
Posted By mailiang
Panasonic pdp parts are still available, except...

Panasonic pdp parts are still available, except for the panels, which wouldn't be cost effective to replace anyway. You can even order some of them from Sears. I've worked with these manufacturers...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-19-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3,226
Views: 287,121
Posted By mailiang
:rolleyes: But it's just being released NOW,...

:rolleyes:

But it's just being released NOW, and it's not like they sent their members an email about it.


Ian
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-19-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,147
Posted By mailiang
Post Emmisive Display Technology

https://www.fh-muenster.de/fb1/downloads/personal/juestel/juestel/Em.andnon-em.RGBDisplays_DierkesHuebner_.pdf


Ian ;)
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-19-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3,226
Views: 287,121
Posted By mailiang
The Killing is back! Netflix has produced an...

The Killing is back! Netflix has produced an additional 6 episodes to tie things up.

http://www.netflix.com/WiMovie/70180183?trkid=437879


Ian ;)
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-18-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6,051
Views: 545,811
Posted By mailiang
Someone should tell him that the maximum speed...

Someone should tell him that the maximum speed available is 5800, not 3000 kbps, but I guess he's mad enough.


Ian :D
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-18-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6,051
Views: 545,811
Posted By mailiang
What happened to the peering arrangement with...

What happened to the peering arrangement with Netflix that Verizon's CEO Lowell McAdam was so confident about? All I've seen is finger pointing.http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2460742,00.asp...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-17-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
It's normal for pixel phosphors to wear, but...

It's normal for pixel phosphors to wear, but burn-in is uneven wear, and is more likely to be an issue over time when displays are use as you just described.

Ian ;)
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-16-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
Post Types of image retention

There are three terms.

1) IR : Is a ghost image that occurs all the time, and usually fades quickly

2) Stubborn IR : Occurs when watching static images such as sports tickers, Logos, etc. for...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-16-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,342
Posted By mailiang
Post Like I posted earlier, the set was on display. If...

Like I posted earlier, the set was on display. If the TV is set up in torch mode and under lighting conditions that were far from perfect, it could have an impact on how close you can see the pixel...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-16-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 436
Posted By mailiang
:confused: I've had DTV for eight years,...

:confused:


I've had DTV for eight years, and I have no idea what you're talking about.



Ian:D
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-16-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6,051
Views: 545,811
Posted By mailiang
Liv Tyler is not blond in the Leftovers. She's a...

Liv Tyler is not blond in the Leftovers. She's a brunette.;)



IMO, the only real option available to handle that much traffic consistently is Open Connect.

Ian
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   07-15-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 13,594
Posted By mailiang
The fact remains, that when the average consumer...

The fact remains, that when the average consumer goes to buy a display and they compare a bright LCD to a dimmer PDP with a lower energy star rating, it's usually no contest.


Ian
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