DVD forum agrees on standardization for DVD-R discs
- DVD Forum Closes In On 1394 Spec. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;2/25/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p24
Focuses on the adoption of adoption of IEEE 1394-based technical standard by DVD Forum in the U.S. Details of the standard; Need of the motion picture and music industries to agree to a 1394-interface copy-protection scheme; Advantages of 1394 specification.
- CD/DVD-Audio Disc In Works. // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;12/9/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 28, p38
Reports on the support of DVD Forum's plans by Warner Music Inc. to study the creation of a dual-layer compact disc (CD)/digital video disc (DVD)-Audio disc that would be playable in CD players. Decision of Warner Music regarding the target date for the launch of discs; Need to change the...
- Hollywood's last stand. Fox, Barry // New Scientist;06/17/2000, Vol. 166 Issue 2243, p50
Discusses the staggering of motion picture releases by Hollywood and the influence of the digital video disc (DVD) players. How movie studios release films in North America months before they appear in Europe and the rest of the world; Agreement by the electronics company to form DVD Forum,...
- Standards fights plague DVD. Weil, Nancy // InfoWorld;12/01/97, Vol. 19 Issue 48, p38
Focuses on the debate over standards for rewritable digital video disc (DVD) technology in the United States. Intel's expression of its willingness to mediate the standards dispute; Question on the superiority of the DVD+RW rewritable format; Confusion among potential DVD buyers.
- Flaw is found in video CD standard. Fox, Barry // New Scientist;8/14/93, Vol. 139 Issue 1886, p18
Reports on the discovery of a flaw in the world standard for Video compact discs. Serious implications for not following standard known as White Book set by Philips, JVC, Matsushita and Sony for its commercial success; Agreement lapses; Review of the system by Philips engineers.
- In a spin on discs. Fox, Barry // New Scientist;01/10/98, Vol. 157 Issue 2116, p15
Presents information on competition to establish standards for digital versatile discs (DVD). Description of various DVD products; Companies who are competing; Comments from various persons from the computer software industry.
- DVD standard raises new issues. Goldstein, Seth; Fitzpatrick, Eileen // Billboard;9/30/95, Vol. 107 Issue 39, p1
Reports on an agreement among manufacturers of single-format digital videodiscs (DVD) to create a unified standard for hardware and software in the United States. Development of a single product to satisfy all retail needs; Use of a two-sided five-inch disc; Public awareness to DVD.
- DVD+RW: The facts...and frictions. Parker, Dana J. // EMedia Professional;Nov97, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p13
Reports on the rumors about digital videodisc (DVD) formats and a forthcoming format war in the coveted high-density rewritable (RW) market. Alleged announcement from Sony that the alternative RW format had been presented for ECMA approval in May 1997; Reason for the development of...
- Rival camps reach DVD compromise. // Electronic News (10616624);9/18/95, Vol. 41 Issue 2083, p8
Declares that two industry camps which are proposing digital video disk (DVD) formats compromised in September 1995 on a standard. Incorporation of Toshiba's disk technology and Sony/ Philips' modulation techniques; Features of the compromise format, including full compatibility with existing...