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02 February 2006, 05:42 PM
Hollywood screws 3 million HDTV owners, sucks in general.
by Gerry Block
February 24, 2006 - In perhaps the greatest disservice to the general consumer market yet perpetrated by players in the electronic entertainment industry, it has been revealed that next-generation DVD technologies (HD-DVD and Blu-ray) will only function with monitors and HDTVs with HDMI or DVI connections.

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02 February 2006, 08:58 PM
I think sooner or later they will bury themselves with some even more idiotic decision.

02 February 2006, 09:08 PM
There is already a thread about this, and it's old, old news. HD DirectTV has already been doing that HDMI only thing for years with pay-per-view.

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