High hopes for high definition

At DisplaySearch's HDTV conference, industry execs paint a bright picture of a new generation of television sets and DVDs.

CNET News staff
At DisplaySearch's high-definition TV conference, industry executives paint a bright picture of a new generation of television sets and DVDs.

Hardware makers fight customer confusion

Misunderstood technology is the "biggest concern" facing high-definition television, Sony and Panasonic execs say.
August 16, 2006

HDTV is the life of the DisplaySearch party

But is the world really ready for "Gilligan's Island" in high definition? Studio execs sure think so.
August 15, 2006

Photos: New HDTVs on display

Latest in HDTV technology is on the floor at DisplaySearch's future of television conference.
August 16, 2006

Next-gen DVD war could be messy--or not

Conference attendees have different theories as to how the format competition between HD DVD and Blu-ray will play out.
August 16, 2006

previous coverage

Designers hanker for next-generation DVDs

HD DVD and Blu-ray formats will bring about a revolution in special features.
August 8, 2006

Microsoft shows off HD DVD drive for Xbox

External drive expected to hit store shelves in time for the upcoming holiday shopping season.
Photos: HD DVD for the Xbox 360
August 7, 2006

HDTV--the clincher in war between cable and phone?

High-definition TV could be the crucial factor in the tussle between phone and cable companies for TV programming subscribers.
June 13, 2006

TV industry frets over high definition

High-definition gear doesn't come cheap. And that's just one of the things clouding the HD picture for broadcasters.
April 26, 2006