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The Television in 2015: 3 Bold Predictions

Saturday - 4/20/2013, 4:45pm  ET

The media market is in the middle of a revolution -- no, make that several revolutions.

The living room gear that starts to make a market impact in 2015 will make today's high-def screens as quaintly obsolete as a black and white tube. All that delicious new hardware requires a new breed of content, and perhaps the biggest surprise of all is who you won't see tapping into these new opportunities.

In this video, Fool analyst Anders Bylund presents three unstoppable trends in living room entertainment that will hit home by 2015.

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