DVD: the great divide

Torr, Jeremy
March 2001
Bulletin with Newsweek;03/06/2001, Vol. 119 Issue 6264, p80
Focuses on digital video discs or digital versatile discs (DVD). Description of DVD; Comparison of DVD to CD and CD-ROM; DVD standards; Need for DVD players or drives; DVD selection or purchase; Web sites on DVD.


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