[ANNOUNCE] London Perl Mongers Technical Meeting 12th April 2010

Chris Devers cdevers at pobox.com
Fri Mar 26 13:49:24 GMT 2010

On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 9:28 AM, Nicholas Clark <nick at ccl4.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 08:51:51AM +0000, Edmund von der Burg wrote:
>> Perhaps if we used some DRM.
>> I believe that there is a technology called 'VHS' that offers
>> reasonable quality but severely limits distribution.
>> Only those with a penchant for old hardware and hoarding would be able
>> to view it - which for london.pm should not be a problem :)
> Nah, I fear that it would still be too widespread.*
> Surely Betamax - better quality, and better lockdown.

What, you guys didn't get Laserdisc over there?

Possibly even more obscure (?), no ability to make copies (well, aside
from the whole analog hole thing), and better quality as well.

Plus, more shiny.

Chris Devers

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