JohnRice's Recent Activity

  1. JohnRice replied to the thread HTF Podcast Episode 6: Aspect Ratios.

    I listened tonight during football. Thanks as always for taking the time to do these.

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:18 PM
  2. JohnRice replied to the thread Question about 4k TVs and subtitles.

    I’m not a display expert, but I can’t imagine any reason the lighting method would make any difference in how subtitles would display.

    Nov 21, 2019 at 8:47 PM
  3. JohnRice replied to the thread Chill Out (Your Gear), Dude!.

    Such as?

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:47 PM
  4. JohnRice replied to the thread HTF Podcast Episode 6: Aspect Ratios.

    Well, that creates a dilemma with about 85% of all content created through all of time, doesn't it? An image is more than just pixels...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:28 PM
  5. JohnRice replied to the thread HTF Podcast Episode 6: Aspect Ratios.

    Do creative decisions play into it at all? Or is there nothing more to consider than numbers?

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:26 PM
  6. JohnRice replied to the thread HTF Podcast Episode 6: Aspect Ratios.

    I need to actually listen to the podcast before I say any more, I suspect.

    Nov 21, 2019 at 3:30 PM
  7. JohnRice replied to the thread HTF Podcast Episode 6: Aspect Ratios.

    Are you referring to the 2:1 AR, or cable companies cropping it to 4:3? EDIT: Never mind. I listened. I know the answer now....

    Nov 21, 2019 at 3:18 PM
  8. JohnRice replied to the thread Chill Out (Your Gear), Dude!.

    Crank up an action movie sometime, as loud as you'd normally every play it. Then, before the movie is over, especially after a long,...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 3:12 PM
  9. JohnRice replied to the thread Chill Out (Your Gear), Dude!.

    It can be dimmed or turned off. It's just not explained in the little manual. It's actually kind of funny. It says it can be dimmed,...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 2:51 PM
  10. JohnRice replied to the thread Chill Out (Your Gear), Dude!.

    I was able to do rear exhaust, which I figure has to be quieter. I also decided the $40 savings wasn't worth the loss of flexibility...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 2:18 PM
  11. JohnRice posted a new thread.

    Chill Out (Your Gear), Dude!

    An off-topic discussion got started with @John Dirk and @Mike Frezon in another thread about active cooling accessories for audio gear,...

    Forum: AV Receivers

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:11 AM
  12. JohnRice replied to the thread Hometheater 2.0.

    I guess I (or someone) should start another thread for this and let this one stay on topic.\ EDIT: I decided to go ahead and do that,...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 10:02 AM
  13. JohnRice liked Sam Posten's post in the thread Behind the shots.

    https://www.reddit.com/r/behindthephoto/comments/dxo2z0/how_food_is_prepared_for_adverts/

    Nov 20, 2019 at 9:00 PM
  14. JohnRice liked John Dirk's post in the thread Hometheater 2.0.

    Congrats! For me it was basically cheap insurance for my prized components.

    Nov 20, 2019 at 6:47 PM
  15. JohnRice replied to the thread Hometheater 2.0.

    It’s installed and programmed. Sometimes it doesn’t take much airflow to solve the problem. I’m not sure it’ll ever go past the...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 6:17 PM