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- With Blu-ray becoming the HD heir-apparent to DVD home video, it has to deal with four major issues facing it before it can achieve mainstream success. The first two are the price and quality of...
- I've been a big proponent of the HD DVD format, as readers here will know. While the rival Blu-ray format had the better specs on paper, HD DVD had the better players and movies that actually made...
- I'm not sure how many more of these kinds of hits HD DVD can take before it stays on the mat...According to a story by Reuters, Netflix has announced that it will only buy Blu-ray high definition...
- The HD DVD format has taken its share of licks and it's always stayed standing. Repeated pronouncements by the Blu-ray group last year that Blu-ray had won the format war when no such evidence...
- HDNet Movies has announced the high definition premiere of the classic movie Lawrence of Arabia on Sunday, February 10, 2008 at 6:15pm ET. The 1962 movie won seven Academy Awards®, including Best...
- Eastern PromisesHD DVD /DVD Combo DiscUniversal Studios Home Entertainment101 minutesList Price: $39.98 (Check Price at Amazon.com)Available 12/23/2007Additional Movie Details  TheatricalThis HD...
- New Releases on Home Video for the Week of January 20 - January 26: No ReservationsTyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?We Own the NightGone, Baby, GoneBecoming JaneMartian ChildIn the Shadow of the...
- One of the more egregious examples of marketing run amok is the fact that upconverting DVD players (the ones that take DVDs and play them at the HD resolutions of 1080p, 1080i, and 720) are being...
- To help the buying public understand what the Blu-ray high definition format has to offer, Disney took it upon themselves to create the "Magical Blu-ray Tour," which is a travelling exhibit...
- Last week, Apple took a shot at rocking the movie business by announcing that it will begin renting movies online through its Apple TV product. Standard definition movies would be $3.99 and high...
- For those of you following the developments of the format war that has been going on for nearly two years between the high definition media formats HD DVD and Blu-ray, you already know that the...
- On January 4, 2008, Warner Bros. Pictures turned the high definition media format war between the HD DVD and Blu-ray formats by announcing that they would be going Blu-ray exclusive as of June 1,...
- New Releases on Home Video for the Week of January 20 - January 26: The Game PlanSaw IVSydney WhiteThe Hunting PartyNew & Future DVD Releases - BestsellersChannels All HD DVD Sorted by Release...
- Today was one of the computing world's "circle the date" days, in that Steve Jobs gave his regularly schedule keynote speech at the annual Macworld Conference and Expo. What was once just a...
- New Releases on Home Video for the Week of January 13 - January 19: Mr. WoodcockGood Luck Chuck New & Future DVD Releases - BestsellersThe Ten All HD DVD Sorted by Release Date Good Luck Chuck ...
- Netflix is a tremendous way to enjoy movies without having to buy them or head out to the local rental store to pay $5-6 a pop to rent them!For a flat monthly fee, you can get a pre-determined number...
- Toshiba, maker of high definition players of the HD DVD format (there are two competing formats), has announced that they have dropped the list price of all of their players significantly.Effective...
- Tech blog site Engadget has a video interview that they took with a Sony representative showing off some BD-Live features that will be coming some time this year. In the video, the rep says that the...
- According to an article on Wired Magazine, a new service by the MusicGiants people called, appropriately, VideoGiants, is set to deliver sets of high definition movies on hard drives by mail and...
- The HD DVD high definition format has nearly achieved a milestone which many pundits consider to be the baseline requirement for the success of a new consumer product: 1 million products sold.In a...


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