Next-gen DVD formats fall to the first of many hacks

Monday, 10 July 2006, 12:32 AM EST

The folks at c't magazine have discovered a simple tool for beating the content protection on Blu-ray and HD-DVD formats: the print screen button. By pressing the print screen button once per frame, you can capture an entire movie at full resolution. Of course, you'd want to automate this task, but c't has shown that it can be done. They're promising more details in the forthcoming print version of their magazine.

At Ars Technica.

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