The folks at THX are all about getting audio and video to reach a certain standard of quality, and their newest iOS app helps you to get your home theater closer to that standard. The app includes audio and video tests designed by THX specifically for this purpose.
A new 'Star Wars' trilogy is on the way and J.J. Abrams is at the helm – at least for the first movie. He initially expressed that he didn't want to direct the film, but it seems he's come around. Abrams will be responsible for setting the tone of the trilogy and making some significant decisions like casting. Whether he continues on to the second and third is yet to be seen, but his influence will certainly be felt.
You may remember the 2009 movie 'Zombieland' as a bit of a surprise hit, but you'll soon be able to see more of it in the form of 30 minute episodes on Amazon. The new show will feature the same characters as in the movie but with different actors in the roles and the focus, from what we've seen of leaked script pages, will be the relationship between characters Columbus and Wichita.
You can do it on your Xbox but you still can't do it on your PC – at least, not for under a few hundred bucks. Leap is changing up the game with their new Motion Controller, which sits below your monitor or TV and detects your gestures. Not only that, it does it for just $70.
We can all agree on a few things: UHDTVs look great, the massive sizes make them even more appealing, and that there absolutely needs to be content to watch on them. Despite the good points, that lack of content combined with high prices left a question as to just how well they'll sell.