Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1000

well i finally upgraded my old yamaha RX-V620 to a RX-A1000 for the usb flash drive input, plus more power and features. just wonder if any one has one of these models and does the front fold down door close with a usb thumb drive flash drive plugged in. by the way the A1000 are cheap now because...

Posted by on 16 April 2014 | 12:40 am

Optima HD20 burn spot [picture]

Hello everyone, I have had an optoma HD20 for about 3 years and I've replaced the bulb once. Recently, a dark spot has developed in he center of the screen and I'm not sure what to do. I took out the bulb and examined it with a flashlight and I noticed a very small blemish behind the glass...

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 6:15 pm

OT: Best worst careers

---Quote--- CareerCast is out with its annual ranking of the 10 best and 10 worst jobs for 2014, and let's just say that mathematicians and scientists everywhere are about to high-five. Nine out of 10 of the best jobs fell into the STEM career category (science, technology, engineering and...

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 2:45 pm

DIY tv Antenna Tutorial

I want to give back. Easy antenna build video. Enjoy! [YOUTUBE]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8mepeQ95cY[/YOUTUBE] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8mepeQ95cY

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 1:31 pm

Gaming's future is free-to-play and microtransactions, says Candy Crush dev

Link (http://www.gamespot.com/articles/gaming-s-future-is-free-to-play-and-microtransactions-says-candy-crush-dev/1100-6419009/) King's Tommy Palm says "I think all companies have to transition over to" the microtransaction-based business model. ---Quote--- According to Candy Crush...

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 10:39 am

2014 Gaming Drought Sucks So Bad That They Can't Even Get Crappy Games Out on Time

Link (http://www.egmnow.com/articles/news/report-dark-souls-2-pc-release-delayed/) ---Quote--- The PC release of Dark Souls II has suffered a one-week delay, according to a number of reports. GameKeysNow.com reports that it has been informed by “official U.K. distribution that Dark Souls 2...

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 10:16 am

Looking to buy a Surround system for house

Hello everyone! hope this post is in the right place, if not feel free to delete or move to it's correct location. I'm looking to buy a surround system for my house and my current budget is $500-$600 but I don't mind waiting a couple months if needed to buy a better system. I don't know much...

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 8:44 pm

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Free iPad:banana: (or monthly credits)+$50 credit on first month of service in addition to current Dish promotions including free installation, plus free Hopper with Sling Whole-Home HD DVR & free HBO, Showtime, Cinemax and Starz for 3 months. To use simply call 888-347-4914 to order or go to...

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 3:08 pm

A GTX 780 Ti Will Not Max Out The Witcher 3

Link (http://www.gamespot.com/articles/the-witcher-3-dev-comments-on-900p-720p-ps4-xbox-one-resolution-speculation-it-s-just-a-rumor/1100-6418955/) ---Quote--- A recent report from a Russian gaming website claimed that the PlayStation 4 version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt runs at 900p/30fps,...

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 12:52 pm

April 2014 New Dish Network referral codes

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Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 12:36 pm

OT: Lunar Eclipse tonight

For those of you astronomy buffs there is a lunar eclipse this pm/early am. US in prime position for viewing. https://news.yahoo.com/first-total-lunar-eclipse-2014-complete-skywatchers-guide-121124771.html

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 10:09 am

Van Helsing 2 Delayed

http://devblog.neocoregames.com/news/125-van-helsing-ii-delayed-due-to-monster-invasion.html May 22 now. :banghead: That means I basically won't touch it for quite a while, as I'll start playing Watch Dogs around that time. :(

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 9:25 am

home stereo usb music

my yamaha stereo is older and no usb input. im tired of having to have my hdtv on to listen to music from a usb flash drive. what id want is a usb media player. would bee nice to find one that works like my old cd player so i could see what is on it. you know, have a led screen on it. i dont know...

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 8:17 am

Watch Dogs ‘ultra’ PC specs confirmed, Wii U release set for fall 2014

Link (http://www.egmnow.com/articles/news/watch-dogs-ultra-pc-specs-confirmed-wii-u-release-set-for-fall-2014/) ---Quote--- Ubisoft has confirmed a fall release date for Watch Dogs on Wii U, and creative director Jonathan Morin has revealed the PC requirements to run the game on ultra. The...

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 5:24 am

Persona 4 Golden - PS Vita

So has anyone actually played this game? Everything I heard was how incredibly awesome it is. But I'm now a solid 5 hours in (to what is apparently a 70hr game), and I would have to say, it can be summarized as some murder in some Japanese street corner, high school kids and hitting the X or O...

Posted by on 13 April 2014 | 9:33 pm