Samsung has slashed the price of its new 55" (KN55S9C) curved OLED TV set. This undercuts competitor LG by $6000. Samsung states the production yields have increased over the past several years with OLED production thus reducing cost. When OLED TV sets were first introduced they were small and expensive.
With all of the new 4K TV sets hitting the market all of them have the older HDMI 1.4a connection. HDMI 1.4a can do 24 fps at 8 bit color. 4K is expected to push this to 10/12bit color at 60fps. The only manufacturer that has stated they will provide an upgrade kit is Samsung.
After using the Chromecast for about a week there are so many neat applications for this device. I will posting several more applications this week.
Google's bombshell news of the Chromecast device will change the television industry whether they like it or not. You now have the ability to use your mobile device to send a request for a device to pull down from the web your request.