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Old 26-08-06, 12:06 AM
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Hollywood demands 64-bit PCs for HD DVD, Blu-ray playback

Windows Vista will not play HD DVD or Blu-ray Disc media out of the box on 32-bit systems

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Old 26-08-06, 12:12 AM
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Although I think it IS about time the industry moved onto a 64bit OS properley, this is pretty stupid
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Old 26-08-06, 12:17 AM
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Not that I endorse piracy, but this bully boy tactic of forcing people to adopt to DRM measures is tiring to say the least
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Old 26-08-06, 10:24 AM
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wrong to force people to a certain os but doubt it will take long before thirdparty software comes out that can bypass this problem.
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Old 26-08-06, 10:34 AM
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This is ridiculous... Why have it work in the 64 bit version and not the 32? That's absolutely whack.
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Old 26-08-06, 10:35 AM
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but doubt it will take long before thirdparty software comes out that can bypass this problem
Yeah it's pretty well a guaranteed certainty.
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Old 26-08-06, 03:35 PM
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Not that I endorse piracy, but this bully boy tactic of forcing people to adopt to DRM measures is tiring to say the least
I agree fully.
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