As far as I'm concerned, what determines the value of a streaming device is how good the Plex client is for it. The (generic?) Android version for the Fire TV blows the crappy Roku one out of the water, and as for Apple TV, well... It took less than 24 hours for my new Fire TV to relegate my Roku 3 to the dustbin, and… » 4/10/14 12:07am 4/10/14 12:07am

I have three Roku 3s and just bought a Fire TV. The Plex client (generic Android version, I assume) is VASTLY nicer on the Amazon player than the one on the Roku. Why?! It's almost as if the Plex team treats the Roku market as a trivial one that's not worth much effort. » 4/09/14 11:47pm 4/09/14 11:47pm

Actually, LEDs are individual "lamps" (like incandescent bulbs), very different in format from both neon tubes and LCD panels. Think Christmas tree lights. They can be strung together to form all sorts of displays, and if spaced closely enough (with a diffuser) could look quite similar to neon tubes. There isn't the… » 3/25/14 11:21pm 3/25/14 11:21pm