Reader Diana F. has a problem with some of her TV's controls being grayed out. Geoff Morrison helps her out.
Reader John asks if there's a way to make dialogue more intelligible on his TV. Geoff Morrison helps him out.
One reader asked about the lifespan of modern televisions, but first we need to discuss what manufacturers mean by "lifespan."
CNET reader Ryan wants to know how high up he can put his new TV. Geoff Morrison helps him out.
CNET reader Ray asks if he's damaging his TV by leaving it on all day, every day.
On Mailbag, a sad announcement (apologies in advance), some happy news, and hardly any iPad stuff.
CNET Reader LJM asks about cable materials and gold-plated connectors. Geoff Morrison helps him out.
Reader Mike wants to know if there are special break-in procedures he needs to do with his new plasma.
CNET reader R. Savoy has a white line along the top of screen and wants to know if there's something wrong. Geoff Morrison helps him out.
So when is the best time to buy an HDTV? Geoff Morrison helps out a reader.