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DVD Forum

The DVD Forum, an association of companies that contributes to the development of the technology, has information for both users of DVD products and those interested in their evolution. There are a few frequently asked questions lists on the site, which mainly explain the basics of DVDs, contrast them with CDs, and describe the differences between various DVD formats. Some technical specifications...
Optical Storage in China: A Study in Strategic Industrial Policy

This unique paper, published in September 2003, discusses the current state and development of the Chinese high-tech industry. The author "begins with a brief overview of industrial policy for the electronics sector in East Asia, then discusses the relevant policies for two successive generations of optical storage: Video CD and DVD." The analysis of Video Compact Disc technology and its use is...