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Christmas gift to Entertainment Cartel: DVD Copy protection cracked?

Entertainment execs who took a break over the holidays may (or may not) be coming back to some extremely bad news (particularly since a lot of high definition DVDs were probably given as gifts over the holidays).  In case you didn't know, there are two competing formats for putting high definition (HD) content on a DVD.

January 2, 2007 by David Berlind


RFID: Coming to your products and passports real soon

Like it or not, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technologies will one day be a part of our everyday lives. From the products we buy off the shelves at the local grocer to the cars we drive to the passports we carry, RFID technology is slowly but surely penetrating many aspects of our business and personal lives.

December 22, 2006 by David Berlind


Dead-Finger Tech: Sean says the Blackberry Pearl is the best ever but Bret has ideas for RIM

Shortly before having to turn my attention to personal business (after arriving in NYC today), I grabbed a cup of coffee with Sean Mills of Bite Public Relations (pictured left). He does PR for the Opteron folks at AMD and we talked a bit about performance-per-watt benchmarking which is going to be a big theme going into 2007 as both server manufacturers and chip vendors look to prove that their servers (and the chips in them) are "greener" than the next guy's.

December 19, 2006 by David Berlind