We've told you before about the potential conflict between next-generation DVD formats. Last time this came up the parties were negotiating with respect to a single standard incorporating the best aspects of both competing formats (Sony's Blu-Ray vs. Toshiba's HD-DVD). Sadly, these negotiations have ended without agreement. Be prepared for two formats of next-gen DVDs hitting markets next winter, with all the confusion and inconvenience to consumers that entails.
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