Monthly Archive: September 2005

New anti-piracy measures

Hollywood has formed a new company called Movielabs to research anti-piracy technologies. Six of the big boys — Walt Disney, Paramount, Sony, Warner Brothers, Universal and 20th Century Fox — are pooling $30 million to get things started. You can read more in this BBC article Personally, it sounds like a decent idea. At least […]


Artists’ Essentials DVDs almost done

It’s been a month-long radio silence, but it hasn’t been without news. Two days ago, I sent Donna three DVDs — the beta versions of all three Artists’ Essentials DVDs. She should get them today, and she’ll be busy all weekend viewing the footage and making notes for last-minute changes. In the meantime, I’ll be […]