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November 22, 2006

Cute - Tells Me Nothing

-- by Dave Johnson

I'm reading this thing at HP about their DLP HDTVs. Take a look at this too-cute passage:

What is resolution-doubling technology?

Resolution-doubling technology is an HP resolution-enhancement innovation that doubles digital projection displays without increasing the cost of the projector or television. It's also called "wobulation."

What is wobulation?

Wobulation is an HP resolution-enhancement innovation that doubles digital projection displays without increasing the cost of the projector or television. It's also called "resolution-doubling technology."

Couldn't the writer have just said "I don't know" and gone and ASKED someone what it is?

Posted by Dave Johnson at November 22, 2006 10:13 AM

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wobulation

It's actually not a very complex idea, in principle.

Posted by: richard [TypeKey Profile Page] at November 22, 2006 5:49 PM

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