Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Jobs calls Blu-ray "a bag of hurt"

At today's "keynotebook": "Blu-ray is just a bag of hurt. It's great to watch the movies, but the licensing of the tech is so complex, we're waiting till things settle down and Blu-ray takes off in the marketplace."

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I am a lover of children's literature said...

I am one person that would love to see a Blu-ray option for the Mac. Currently, according to Jobs, for the time being, anyway, it has more to do with licensing than with the technology. He didn't forbid, if things change, that they wouldn't include Blu-Ray at some point in the future.

At least that's my impression.

Anonymous said...

What is your interest in BluRay? Just curious ...

DVD is more universal and doesn't have DRM or has easily breakable DRM.