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KaneRobot 4-time W of the Day! Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 2391 days Last activity: 1683 days # 1 Posted on 25.4.05 0140.53 | Instant Rating: 1.52 http://dvd.ign.com/articles/606/606542p1.html Good news. Competing formats just confuse the general public and annoy the hardcore early adopters who pick the wrong side. http://muhammadhassan.ytmnd.com Promote this thread!
orangeman Salami Since: 21.8.04 From: ...that would be telling Since last post: 3013 days Last activity: 2959 days # 2 Posted on 25.4.05 1759.01 | Instant Rating: 3.51 Then there's no new generation of "the guy who went with Beta." That could put a damper on VH1 when they need material for I Love the Early 21st Century in 2025. EDC: Al Mar Hawk
PeterStork Sujuk Since: 25.1.02 From: Chicagoland with Hoosiers, or "The Region" Since last post: 7 days Last activity: 1 day # 3 Posted on 25.4.05 2139.18 | Instant Rating: 6.69 This is a good start, but it remains to be seen whether other companies --- both manufacturers and studios --- jump on board. Having Sony as one of the negotiators is a good thing (the only company to be both content and tech) but I could see a studio holding out, like DreamWorks and Disney did (initially favoring Divx over DVD.) All it takes is one manufacturer (like Panasonic) to kick out their content in a rival format to delay the transition. exit 670 dot com Hierarchy of Deities: Bryan Fuller > Sarah Vowell > Roger Ebert > Albert Pujols > Dee Brown
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ekedolphin Scrapple Since: 12.1.02 From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA Since last post: 92 days Last activity: 2 days # 4 Posted on 26.4.05 0036.42 | Instant Rating: 4.52
Glad to see that they've decided to try and compromise. Working at Blockbuster, I was
looking forward to the HD-DVD/Blu-Ray format war. Even if most of my customers probably aren't aware of a next-generation format yet.
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Whitebacon Boudin blanc Since: 12.1.02 From: Fresno, CA Since last post: 33 days Last activity: 4 hours
ICQ: # 5 Posted on 26.4.05 0305.36 | Instant Rating: 7.08 Originally posted by orangeman That could put a damper on VH1 when they need material for I Love the Early 21st Century in 2025. There's no way they wait that long.
Pizza Delivery Jones Chourico Since: 27.6.04 Since last post: 830 days Last activity: 759 days # 6 Posted on 26.4.05 0308.04 | Instant Rating: 0.64
Right on. Now we can look forward to incredibly jacked up prices...
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