The Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) in collaboration with the Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad and its digital edition (CODE) is inviting everyone watching, listening, or reading about their favorite athletes or sports to receive a unique digital memento that will be sent out “in the moment” while billions of eyes are focused on the pageantry of the Opening Ceremony.
Getting online content on TV is easier than ever. A growing number of Internet-capable TVs and Blu-ray players allow consumers to stream video from the Web to the big screen via a broadband connection. Consumer Reports latest Ratings of TVs and Blu-ray players that can stream movies online includes more than 20 sets from $1,000 and four players from $150. Lab tests also revealed that set up and access to online content was easy and picture quality was decent if not quite up to the claimed resolution. The full report is featured in the March issue of Consumer Reports magazine and online at www.ConsumerReports.org.