DVD video encryption update: Hollywood, having cake and

Hughes, Kilroy
June 1997
EMedia Professional;Jun97, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p54
Academic Journal
Provides information on digital video disc (DVD) video encryption technology. Two format of DVD; Four possible options of integrating DVD in personal computers (PC); Advantages and disadvantages of DVD in PC. INSET: The possible options for DVD in PCs..


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