|New DVD copy prevention could thwart copiers|
|Posted by: AceBHound on Feb 16th, 2005 8:25 PM|
|Macrovision Corp. has developed a new DVD technology to prevent copies from being made from standard DVDs. They claim that the new technology will not require new DVD players or updates to software.
Attempts to copy-protect DVDs and CDs have often been plagued by hardware compatibility problems or are easily thwarted using something as simple as a black marker or by holding down the "shift" key while accessing the content.