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Engadget HD Podcast 081 - 04.17.2008

Trent Wolbe
This day late edition of the Engadget HD podcast has some Blu-ray news for a change as we discuss the addition of DTS-HD to the PS3, while at the same time we wonder if it matters that the PS3 still won't bitstream TrueHD and DTS-HD. PS3 fans aren't the only one though, as Blu-ray fans using their PCs for playback don't have access to bitstream either -- or full quality LPCM for that matter. Lastly we cover DISH's nightmare week as it learned AMC-14 was a total loss, the very same week it lost yet another appeal to TiVo.

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Hosts: Ben Drawbaugh and Steve Kim

Producer: Trent Wolbe

01:00 - Comments from Engadget HD Podcast 080 - 04.09.2008
18:41 - Let Engadget trick out your home theater contest: winner picked!
21:18 - PS3 firmware v2.30 is out: new PS Store and DTS-HD MA now yours for the taking
23:02 - Poll: Which is better LPCM or Bitstream?
32:18 - DRM strikes again, PC users still wait for next-gen audio
35:02 - BD Touch Blu-ray disc-to-iPhone app officially unveiled
36:18 - Nielsen VideoScan High-Def market share for week ending April 6th, 2008
40:11 - Moto shows off new MPEG encoders featuring AFD
44:26 - DISH Network's AMC-14 satellite "a total loss"
46:01 - DISH Network launching HD locals in four more markets
46:55 - TiVo's win over DISH Network upheld by court of appeals: It's over
50:26 - DISH Network can't stop, won't stop fighting TiVo, heads to Supreme Court; your DVR is safe


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