The Basics of Video Transcoding

Video transcoding is not a very easy subject to dive in, it often requires many calculations in order to figure out the compression method to be used, the codec, the bit rate, audio compression and many others calculations related to video encoding. The first step is always to try to figure out where you are…

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Buying a Plasma TV

Plasma TVs are the big screen televisions. The screen measures from thirty two inches to sixty five inches and is approximately four inches thick. Plasma TVs are known as flat screen TV. But not all big flat screen TVs are plasma technology. They can also be LCD technology. The plasma technology is based on neon…

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Iron Man Soars Past Expectations! (Review)

The long-awaited film of Marvel's metal-clad superhero Iron Man is absolutely fantastic! John Favreau's vision of the comic icon is well presented, providing full details for the greatest of fans and still managing to capture the audience's attention throughout the entire movie. Beautifully shot, the film uses a powerful palette of colors and images that…

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RC Helicopter Blade Balancing

RC helicopter blade balancing is considered by some to be an art all by itself and some people never really master it. Sure, there RC helicopter rotor balancing tools that you buy, but why spend that money if you do not need to? Or what if you need to balance your rotor blades and do…

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How Do You Like Your Eggs?

Fried? Poached? Scrambled? Sorry. Fertile is not on the breakfast menu. My married friend, Mary, is feeling clucky. So is my next door neighbor. My work colleagues. My high school friends. Even the cat next door. In fact, most women I know are starting to feel, or rather hear, the unmistakable sound of their biological…

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The LED Home Lighting Revolution

The Las Vegas Strip may not be converting to them just yet, but LED lights have quickly become a popular home lighting method. These energy efficient light fixtures have been used for decades in a variety of applications, from alarm clock displays to Christmas tree ornaments; technology advances in recent years have enabled them to…

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