Encoding and ripping.... DVDFab HD Decrypter and XviD4PSP are your free picks for archiving your discs! What is Vertical Banding, Is the PS3 good at Upscaling, What We're Watching: World Cup Soccer, TrueBlood, Toy Story and the Blu-Ray releases for the week of June 22nd, 2010...
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Best HD Videogames from E3: Halo: Reach, Gears of War 3, Fable III, Red Faction: Armageddon, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Tron Evolution, Killzone 3, Battlefield Bad Company 2 Vietnam, Gran Turismo 5, Mortal Kombat, Medal of Honor, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II. 3D Gaming on the PS3? Think March 2011 for Motorstorm: San Francisco, Killzone 3, Gran Tourismo 5, Mortal Kombat and more! BTW, no, we're not Quite A Year Old, we have a ship date for The Boxee Box and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is for sale on Blu-ray 3D on June 22nd, and we have no idea when the next gen Apple TV will ship!
What's on our HDTVs this week? Robert's obsessed with World Cup Soccer in HD, along w/ a new program on the History, History Channel, Top Shot. Patrick's toddler has just been introduced to Toy Story and Toy Story 2 while the adults in the house are watchin True Blood Deadliest Catch... and trying to record the Myth Busters Duct Tape Hour 2
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Is vertical banding just one of the downsides of LCD TV's? Or is it caused by bad manufacturing and only some TV's have it? Or do we even know what causes it? Chris has questions, Robert has answers!