Why is a movie screen called the silver screen?

Answer Since the advent of film in the early 1900s, theaters have been trying to optimize their viewing quality. During the 1920s, movie-screen producers began to incorporate silver because of its reflect... Read More »

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My monitor screen shakes whenever I watch a movie or a video "in full screen" HELP!?

Sorry, I am as hardware savvy as you. Good luck to you.

Do you prefer watching a movie on the t.v. screen or computer screen ?

Hate watching on the computer, prefer my 62" TV.

Is it in any way negative to have a full screen game running on one 27 inch screen whilst the second screen?

Cooling has nothing to do with it.You can imagine that it takes a lot of resources for your to computer (especially your videocard) to drive 2 different displays.That is at least, 2 different displ... Read More »

Lcd tv no pic no sound just blue screen Was watching movie picture and sound disappeared nothing but blue screen is there a fix for this?

Most of the new TV's display a blue screen when there's no signal for it to lock on.Try unplugging it for about 5-10 minutes and see if that clears up the problem. Why? Because they have microproce... Read More »