Warner Bros. to Offer DivX Downloads

Already the format of choice for, ahem, somewhat clandestine distribution of digital video files, DivX has now officially partnered with Warner Bros. to distribute video in the format. Sony beat WB to the punch » 10/14/08 9:00am 10/14/08 9:00am by about 9 months, and we'll have to wait even longer for Warner to come around to HD DivX, which won't be…

Question of the Day: Is Blu-Ray a Placeholder Format?

According to Laurie Fincham, Chief Scientist at THX, Blu-ray doesn't have much of a future. In fact, she was quoted as saying that "I think it's too late for Blu-ray," in a recent interview with Home Cinema Choice Magazine. The reason? She thinks that consumers are waiting for HD movies to become available on flash… » 3/26/08 6:30pm 3/26/08 6:30pm