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Archive of posts tagged High-Density Compact Disc (HDCD)

DVD: A Problem Ignored

Now just a darned minute! Wasn’t the new high-density DVD/DVD-ROM specification supposed to be backwards compatible? Wasn’t it implied that DVD drives could play existing CD-Recordable discs?

Unified DVD Format Emerges

Toshiba Corporation announced that it, as well as Matsushita, Sony, Philips, Time Warner, Pioneer, JVC, Hitachi and Mitsubishi Electric, have agreed on the details of final DVD format.

Philips and Sony Tease High Density Multimedia Compact Disc

Philips Electronics and Sony Corporation announced proposed specifications for a 12 cm high density Multimedia CD.