Distributors Speak Out
August 4, 2014

What are your top five brands and/or product categories, and why are they more accessible to dealers/integrators through distribution?

Larson Jumps to TCL
February 18, 2014

TCL announced Tuesday that Chris Larson has been hired as vice president of sales and marketing for North America. Larson comes to the company from Toshiba, where he was a sales VP and business team leader.

Sharp’s Q+ Series HDTVs Will Display 4K
January 13, 2014

After sitting through a bajillion press conferences at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), I came away with a bit of a 4K headache. It’s exciting, sure. And yes, the picture quality is mind-blowing on sets from Sony, Panasonic, Sharp, Samsung, Toshiba, and LG.

Dealers See Much Positivity at HTSA Fall Conference
October 25, 2013

There was a palpable air of optimism and brightness at HTSA's fall conference in Chicago this week, one that stood in sharp contrast to the Windy City's chilly autumn weather. Dealers and integrators spoke of strong business performance in the first half of the year, which they expect to continue through the holidays.

2014 CES to Showcase Ultra HD
October 7, 2013

The Consumer Electronics Association said Monday that the next generation of Ultra HD technology will be showcased in January at International CES, with the technology featured both in exhibitor booths and in conference programming.

Why Windows 8 Bombed, and Why I Bought One Anyway
September 1, 2013

I bought my first PC In 1987. It was an IBM clone, and I installed Windows version 2 on something new called a hard drive. I unplugged my old typewriter and began doing all my work in the new word processor program. I began learning spreadsheets, and was thrilled that I could create brochures with the new desktop publishing software without having to drive to a typesetter. That first PC changed my office workflow forever. I still depend on the same core programs in Microsoft Office to get things done today.

OSD Audio Adds Turner
July 31, 2013

OSD Audio said this week that it has named Doug Turner its new vice president of sales. A veteran of Toshiba and Sony, Turner was most recently Vice President & Business Unit Head for IOGear.

DSI’s Satoren Talks Categories, Trends
July 1, 2013

Jerry Satoren, DSI Systems’ executive vice president, Consumer Electronics, provided Dealerscope with his market insights, just after the company’s June-held annual dealer Expo.