Microsoft Stops Production of HD DVD Add-on

Not really a surprising move (and a day or two old), but drastically reduced prices of HD DVD Xbox 360 Add-ons for anyone that thinks $50 isn’t a bad deal for the collection available.   As a result of recent decisions made by Toshiba, Hollywood studios, and retailers, Microsoft plans to withdraw from HD DVD. Xbox will no longer manufacture […]

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Pioneer BDC-2202 Blu-ray Player Price Cut


Now that the format war is over, there is no time like the present to get into the high definition discs. PCAlchemy has a great price cut on the Pioneer drive and is now below two hundred dollars. Click here to go to the product page  The Pioneer BDC-2202 retail bundle includes the BDC-S02 Blu-ray Disc/DVD/CD Combo drive and software […]

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No DRM for PS3 PlayTV

Can I classify the PS3 as an OEM Media Center PC? I guess for’s purposes I will. At any rate, fresh from Kotaku, it looks like PlayTV will have zero DRM. Not entirely surprising because they are not dealing with Cable Labs :p. Kotaku Somewhat-exciting news, Europeans! SCEE have revealed that PlayTV, the PS3’s digital TV set-top box and […]

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