Episode 145: Sony's HDR-SR1. Upscaling DVD Players. POTS Phones and VoIP!
What's new in Episode 145 STUFF • Sony's HDR-SR1: Roger's got the review of this 30GB hard drive HD camcorder. Just beware of AVCHD! • User your POTS (Plain Old Telephone Service) With Skype or Vonage... Asterisk is pretty nifty, too! • WonderCon: Roger's got video! (And toys!) The next big comics/sci-fi show is Comi-Con in July. • Upconverting DVD players with HDMI output? We've got reccos for Marc and Kevin. • Quite the coffee table book for geeks: Core Memory: A Visual Survey of Vintage Computers NEWS • Alcatel-Lucent Suit Against Microsoft Dismissed: This is one for speech to text software, not the 1.52 million dollar MP3s suit... • Battery Recalls: This time it's Lenovo! • Webcasters to Pay More for Music... at least if they don't have an AM or FM station behind them.