Sony's XEL-1 OLED Lasts Half as Long as You Expect, Says Study

Now, we've been raving about Sony's diminutive XEL-1 OLED TV for a while, but an independent investigation by Displaysearch is casting doubt on the screen's lifespan. They ran two XEL-1 units for 1000 hours, then measured the change in brightness emitted by the screen. They concluded that it would take 17,000 hours… » 5/08/08 5:52am 5/08/08 5:52am

TiVo HD Lifetime Service Transfer: $199 For a Limited Time

This is a semi-good deal if you've already purchased a lifetime subscription on your old Series 2 units and want to upgrade to a TiVo HD. For the medium, medium price of $199, you can transfer your old sub to the new unit if and only if you purchase an HD unit between October 11 and November 8. Plus, your old… » 10/11/07 3:05pm 10/11/07 3:05pm