Thursday, November 23, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Broadcom Considering Increasing Qualcomm Bid
Facebook Will Notify you if you Have Followed Russian Propaganda
Russia Threatens to Block Ads on Google
Apple Confirms Student Personnel Worked Overtime For Hon Hai on iPhone X plant
U.S. Government Warns Businesses About Vulnerabilities Of Management Engine in Intel Chips
Samsung to set up AI Research Center
Samsung, LG Comment on USITC's Tariffs to Curb Washer Imports
Uber Paid Hackers to Keep Massive Data Breach Secret
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Paramou...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, January 09, 2008
Paramount Continues to Back HD-DVD


Paramount officially denied reports that it would break exclusivity with HD DVD, saying that it plans to continue support for the format, at least for now.

"Paramount's current plan is to continue to support the HD DVD format,'' according to a spokeswoman for Paramount, as quoted by Bloomberg.

Paramount responded after the Financial Times had reported Paramount was poised to adopt Sony's Blu-ray format instead of the HD DVD.

Paramount could defect because a clause in its contract with the HD DVD camp allowed the studio to switch to Blu-ray if Warner Bros. Entertainment had dropped its support of Toshiba's standard, the newspaper had reported, citing unidentified people familiar with the plan. Toshiba had described the FT report as speculative.

Warner Bros. said on Jan. 4 it would drop its support of HD DVD. The shocking news for Toshiba left HD DVD with less Hollywood backers, but still with the support from Intel and Microsoft.


Previous
Next
TeraDisc Meets Consumer Demand for High Volume Storage        All News        Xbox Could Consider Blu-ray Support
TeraDisc Meets Consumer Demand for High Volume Storage     Optical Storage News      CES: LG Unveiling New Blu-Ray Drives

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
LG UP970 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Supports Dolby Vision High Dynamic Range, Hi-Res Audio, Streaming and Dolby Atmos
One-Blue Launches Licensing Program for Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc Products
Panasonic DMP-UB30 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Debuts in Japan
AACS 2.0 Could Be Cracked As 4K UHD Blu-Ray Torrent File Appears Online
One-Blue Calls For Ultra HD Blu-ray Patents
Pioneer BDR-211UBK BD Writer With Ultra HD Blu-ray Playback Support Launches In The U.S
Pioneer BDR-XD06J-UHD Is The First Portable UHD BD PC Drive
Sony Unveils Pricing And Availability Of 2017 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs And Ultra HD Blu-ray Player
Pioneer BDR-S11J-BK BDR-S11J-X Ultra HD Blu-ray Burners Coming Next Month
BDA: UHD Blu-ray Discs And Players Post Sold Well In 2016
LG Unveils Dolby Vision-capable 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Player
Panasonic Unveils New Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .