Video File Formats – MP4, MOV, MKV

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How Does HDCP Work?

HDCP is a copy-protection scheme used with HDMI and other connections. How does it work, and why has it given consumers so many problems? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/techquickie and use offer code TECHQUICKIE to save 10% off your first order. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

Upconversion As Fast As Possible

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Blu-ray As Fast As Possible

Although optical discs are widely considered to be on the way out, Blu-ray discs offer advantages over streaming video… lynda.com message: Sign up for your 10-day FREE trial at http://lynda.com/techquickie Follow: http://twitter.com/luke_lafr Join the community: http://linustechtips.com License for image used in this video: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode source

What is Data Rot?

Can data just disappear if you leave your drives sitting around for too long? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Thanks to Tom Mortensen and Jon Panozzo from LimeTech for helping us Read more about What is Data Rot?[…]

Optical Media Obsolescence as Fast As Possible

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