Bye Bye, HDMI! There's a New A/V Cable Standard in Town

A group of consumer electronics manufacturers got together and finalized the specifications of a new A/V cable standard. It's called HDBaseT and is based on standard CAT5e/6—meaning we should wind up paying less for our home theater wiring.

The standard is expected to be adopted by 2011. [HDBaseT via NewTeeVee]