Texas chips allow DVD copying
In a move that is sure to outrage Hollwood movie studios, Texas Instruments has announced its latest generation of chips will enable personal video players to record DVD discs and satellite box office movies, even when they are copy-protected – writes Barry Fox in this week’s ERT.
The first player/recorders to use the new chips are from French manufacturer Archos which manufactures the AV300 range of products, including the recently-launched £450 AV320 and £550 AV340. Says Jean-Marc Darchy, director of TI’s semiconductor division in Nice, France: “It is your right to make a copy of your own DVD and there is no agreement on DVD video protection and digital rights management.”
Comments are closed.
‘Olive Evans’ appears to be a scammer. I just got an order for Opal Pendants from a ‘bambam lotun’, who appears to live at the same address:
14 Jeregbe-gha street
Your contact address was introduce to us by your country
directry.After checking your website we found so many products you
are producing and we are highly intrested to purchase these products.
For this reason, we want you to prepare the C&F proforma invoice for
the below mentioned items, we do not specify the quantity, sizes and
colours, we want you to select the exact quantity of goods covering
and equivalent to the total amount of US$35,000.00 for the cost
of goods and Airfreight shipping charges to reach Cotonuo
Airport,Benin Republic , we need any available sizes,brand and
colours you have presently in stock.
GOODS: MOBILE PHONES,AND OTHER RELATED ITEMS.
MODE OF SHIPMENT: By regular schedule flight to Cotonuo Airport,Benin
PORT OF DESTINATION:Cotonuo Airport,Benin Republic
CONSIGNEE MARK CASE: 14 JEREGBE-GHA STREET
COMPANY NAME:OLIVE INTER’L IMPORT&EXPORT SRL
We advice you to prepare the C&F proforma invoice for the above
mentioned items worth of US$35,000.00.The total amount of
US$55,000.00 is for the cost of goods and Airfreight shipping
charges, we need the exact quantity of goods worth this amount.Kindly
select the quantity by
yourself covering and equivalent this amount including the Airfreight
shipping charges to reach Cotonuo Airport,Benin Republic .
Importantly, the shipment should be by Airfreight to cotonou Aiport,
due to the urgent needs of these goods.