Steve Jobs Thinks YouTube is better than Blu-ray for HD sharing

By on April 18, 2010
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Don’t expect Blu-ray drives on Macs anytime soon.

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In an email conversation, Apple CEO Steve Jobs suggested to use YouTube for sharing HD videos. When asked about the possibility of Macs ever carrying built-in Blu-ray drives by a certain user to share his lineup of HD family videos, Jobs only simply said “YouTube now supports HD video”, which suggests that Apple is not very keen on supporting Blu-ray drives for their Macs any time soon. And why not, after all Blu-ray drives and their implementations still cost considerably more than DVD, and the HD format requiring more stringent AACS copy protection.


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