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post #11 of 59
Its fake, those giant screens are made up of lots of little ones, instead of seeing one GIANT picture, you'd see around 50 little ones. If you go to Times Square frequently, you'll see a black square in any one of the big TV's every once in awhile, which means that singular monitor is broken.
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fake fake fake.
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post #14 of 59
Looks shopped.

Anyone know anything about repeaters?

I highly doubt you can just broadcast to one with no inside knowledge or authentication.
    
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post #15 of 59
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Originally Posted by _02 View Post
Looks shopped.

Anyone know anything about repeaters?

I highly doubt you can just broadcast to one with no inside knowledge or authentication.


yes you can.

tbh it looks legit to me.

ive seen something same in my collage i work at some of the students taking control of the screens.

most of the good 1s have wireless built in.

and we all know that headphone port does more that audio.

Video to tv cable anyone ???
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post #16 of 59
Yeh, don't believe it, even if those massive screens get their feed wirelessly, no way in hell that a phone could overpower that signal. Even with a repeater, it should have some form of security. Plus it is hard to imagine that it so easily retains the dimensions so easily.
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post #17 of 59
Gonna say its fake too. If ANYTHING you could block the signal of the tv screens and make them go fuzzy/black, sorta like a cell phone jammer, but get your image to display on any screen without any sort of authentication and calibration, nope.
post #18 of 59
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dranx View Post
Its fake, those giant screens are made up of lots of little ones, instead of seeing one GIANT picture, you'd see around 50 little ones. If you go to Times Square frequently, you'll see a black square in any one of the big TV's every once in awhile, which means that singular monitor is broken.
Funny story...Its lots of little screens configured to display like one big screen.
I fail to see how thats relevant for it being fake. If you watched the video you would see that multiple screens make no difference.
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post #19 of 59
Looks legit to me. I am very skeptical, but then I watched him on that first screen, and see the color of his jacket reflect the screen changes. Don't know how he can keep the aspect ratio and all, and why it doesn't affect the CNN portion of the screen, but I dunno.
   
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post #20 of 59
I wonder how much money it cost to rent those signs for advertisement. I bet there is a stiff penalty for someone that gets caught.
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