Month: April 2008

Blue Lasers in Peril?

April 2, 2008 | Author: Ibex Marketing
Light behaves like waves (sometimes). Longer wavelengths produce light toward the red end of the spectrum. Shorter wave lengths make light toward the other end, with colors like blue or violet. This bit of optical trivia may not seem important, but it's an essential fact in the creation of high-definition DVD discs and players, such as Blu-ray. Standard DVDs and audio CDs use lasers that produce red light. This light...

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Thin Mounts

April 1, 2008 | Author: Ibex Marketing
No, I'm not talking about the chocolate mints left on your hotel pillow. I mean mounts, as in the devices used to hang flat panel HDTVs on the wall. Maybe you haven't been concerned about how thick your wall mount is, but apparently the people who design and build them are hoping that "thin is in". Chief Manufacturing has just announced its new Thinstall mount, that is less than a...

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