There's a reasonable chance some of you reading this might soon be in the market for a new TV. After all, the Super Bowl is just a few weeks away, and a third of all TV sales come during Super Bowl sales. My friend tech expert Stewart Wolpin has a very good article on the Huffington Post about what will be pushed on you this year. The dance is getting the latest and greatest and retailers trying to get rid of old stock. He explains what to pay attention to and what to avoid. (Among the "what to avoid" -- for now -- is what I've noted often in the past, and that's the upcoming 4K sets.) He explains why. You can read it all here.
Robert J. Elisberg is a two-time recipient of the Lucille Ball Award for comedy screenwriting. He's written for film, TV, the stage, and two best-selling novels, is a regular columnist for the Writers Guild of America and was for the Huffington Post. Among his other writing, he has a long-time column on technology (which he sometimes understands), and co-wrote a book on world travel. As a lyricist, he is a member of ASCAP, and has contributed to numerous publications.
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