Fire In the 'Analog Hole'

Brown, Karen
July 2006
Multichannel News;7/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 27, p39
Focuses on the copyright protection problems of digital television programs caused by a flaw in older analog technology. Call on U.S. programmers and content providers for U.S. Congress to address the problem with a legislation; Move of Internet pirates to take advantage of the flaw to copy digital video and distribute the video in the Internet or via illegal DVD sales; Proposal of Home Box Office to require consumer electronics manufacturers to build the Copy Generation Management System for Analog into their media devices.


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