We take you through some of the top tech trends and controversies of 2011.
Passive Aggressive
Is the iPad replacing the touch panel?
Flex Theaters
Android Catches Up with iOS
Netflix Bombs
Apps for Every Component
Smarter and More Social TVs
Big Affordable TVs
Streaming vs Stored Music
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Flex Theaters

The home theater was the place for the big screen and projector, while the media room or family rom held the flat panel TV. Why, because people in the family room didn’t want to hang in total darkness like bats. Chalk it up to sports and video games, but big-screen projectors have left the basement theater and joined the rest of the family. Projectors are getting brighter, smaller and quieter, making them more family-room friendly than ever before. While we still love a dedicated theater, a family room with a 100-inch screen is also a great place to watch Wednesday night television.

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