Also likely to thrill audiophiles and videophiles are the first “Universal” UHD-Blu-Ray players from Oppo (UDP-203, $549) and Sony (UBP-X800, $299). For anyone with a 4K TV set, these puppies show off how crisp and colorful a TV picture can get when fed premium 4K discs.
Why Philly is poised to make big moves in smart fabrics due to Drexel, Jefferson and Israeli partners
Once a big player in textiles, Philly now has the research and talent to become a leader in smart fabrics, those embedded with sensors that can track the health of patients or banish body odor. Eight Israeli companies attended a recent conference here on the possibilities, which could reach $50 billion in sales by 2025.
Jonathan Takiff writes about consumer issues, promising local startups and established area businesses with new products, services and stories to share.