Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
New iPads And OS X Yosemite Announcements Expected Next Month
Opera Max Data-savings App to be Embedded into MediaTek?s LTE SoCs
Nero 2015 Supports Burning via Smartphone, WiFi Streaming
PMC Delivers 16-port SAS and SATA Storage Controllers
Google, Facebook and Twitter Collaborate On TODO Project
NBA 2K15 Allows You To Put Your Face Into The Game
Latest Cyberlink PowerDirector Offers Cloud Storage Features
Apple iOS 8 Coming On Wednesday
Active Discussions
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Online ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, April 20, 2006
Online Movies to Burn on DVDs


Adult entertainment giant Vivid Entertainment Group announced on Wednesday a service that will sell downloadable movies that viewers can burn to DVD and watch on their TVs.

According to Cnet news, Vivid said it will start selling burnable movies on May 8 through online movie service CinemaNow, an Internet provider of on-demand movies, which had previously agreed to distribute Vivid films.

Vivid will charge $19.95 a piece to burn the films onto a DVD and then be able to watch them on the TV. This marks a first in Hollywood.

Earlier this month, CinemaNow and another online movie service, Movielink, said they will begin selling major films such as "Memoirs of a Geisha" on the same day DVDs are sold at stores.

Movielink said it signed download-to-own deals with six major studios, and CinemaNow unveiled similar pacts with two big players as well as independent LionsGate Entertainment, the studio behind this year's Oscar winner "Crash" (see CDRinfo's previous news).

Both sites allow consumers to copy digital movies for backup use. Those copies will be software protected so they can not be burned onto DVD discs and replayed on DVD players.


Previous
Next
ATI Releases SDK for DirectX 10        All News        New HDV and HD Editing Platform from Matrox
Microboards Unveils Blu-ray Products at NAB     Optical Storage News      New Gold KODAK CD and DVD Promise a 80 to 300 Years of Lifetime

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Optical Disc Sales Down
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Popular in Britain
DVD CCA Ends Litigation with Kaleidescape
DVD Writer and Media Market Keeps Shrinking
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Preferred Sources of Video Content
DVD FLLC To Run 2013 Market Inspection Tests
DVD6C Lowers Royalty Rates for DVD Read-only Discs
DVD6C Files Lawsuit Against CDI Media
DVD6C Terminates Patent License Agreement with Canadian Premium Disc
Deals, DVDs and Blu-ray Discs Were a Hit With Shoppers Over Black Friday Weekend
CD, DVD Recordable Media Market Down
DVDs, Blu-ray Disc Rentals Surpass Streaming

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .