The Truth About the Format War and HD DVD’s Demise

Most people have already declared Blu-ray to be the format war’s victory and our recent talks with Toshiba and Universal seem to suggest that the HD DVD camp might be ready to pull up stakes. The…

First Paramount Blu-ray Titles Spotted on Amazon

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The first signs of HD DVD ultimate demise may be coming from the UK on March 10. After the news on Universal and Paramount abandoning the exclusive HD DVD deal, it seems that Amazon UK is…

Amazon: $129 Toshiba HD-A3 with 7 HD DVDs and free shipping

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HD DVD makes aggressive marketing plans after the news that Warner Bros. will go exclusive with Blu-ray Disc. After marking down their line of 3 HD DVD players by $100, with two free HD DVD movies…

Microsoft Xbox 360 HD DVD Emulator Released

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Microsoft announced the release of the Xbox 360 HD DVD Emulator, enabling film studios and disc authoring companies to model the behavior of HD DVD disc content, including encoded video and HDi interactivity, in a virtual…

Web enabled communities found in HD DVD titles

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Fans of summer smash hits and groundbreaking TV series are tapping into the web-enabled communities offered by HD DVD. “Transformers” from Paramount Home Entertainment and “Heroes: Season One” from Universal Home Entertainment are among the titles…