Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Dell M3800 Mobile Workstation Now Available With 4K Display
Twitter Gets Group Messaging and Video Recording
Microsoft Updates Xbox One Controller Firmware
Crucial Ballistix Elite DDR4 Memory Now Available
Samsung Advances Smart eMBMS Solution with Improved Video
Mitsubishi Chemical Files Patent Lawsuit Against Red Phosphors in China
New Vivaldi Browser Aims At Tech Savvy Users
Acer Liquid Z200 Smartphones Debut in Japan
Active Discussions
Rimage 2000i
Sound card for my Laptop
full screen wide screen
Hi
About the restriction problem of chapter quantity in DVD
Booktype utilities for LiteON and OEM DVD Recorders
downgrade a nero vision 5 project to nero vision 2
what is the minimum burning speed
 Home > News > Optical Storage > New DVD...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, March 30, 2004
New DVD+R/+RW copy protection by Philips and HP


Royal Philips Electronics and Hewlett-Packard Company have recently announced a new copy protection technology, jointly developed by Philips and HP, tentatively called “Vidi”.

This innovative technology is designed to protect digital recordings of digital broadcast and cable television according to the Broadcast Flag rules adopted by the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and is also designed to enable direct digital recording of “copy-once” content from satellite and cable sources.

As a consequence of the FCC ruling, ATSC broadcasts may in the future contain additional information (called a “Broadcast Flag”), which will protect the content against indiscriminate Internet retransmission. The Vidi technology has been submitted by Philips and HP in the first round of filings to the FCC, in order to be approved for the recording of content marked with the Broadcast Flag.

To enable recording on DVD+R and DVD+RW discs in accordance with the Vidi technology, it is necessary to add some information in the ADIP of blank discs. Manufacturers of DVD+RW data drives, DVD+RW video recorders, and PC recording software need to add Vidi functionality to their products if these are to record and playback video material protected with the Broadcast Flag.

Further, the Vidi functionality can be added to DVD-video players to enable the playback of protected recordings.


Previous
Next
Xbox price drop to boost sales        All News        Apple is trying to patent the interface for its iPod music player
Xbox price drop to boost sales     Optical Storage News      Apple is trying to patent the interface for its iPod music player

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .