Hacker's guide to QuickTime

Thursday, 14 September 2006, 11:00 AM EST

QuickTime is one of the most commonly encountered digital video formats on the Internet. Most movie trailers released online are in QuickTime format. In short, QuickTime is ubiquitous.

QuickTime gives filmmakers many ways of protecting their movies from casual copying. Apple's developer documentation discusses methods of copy protetcing movies. These methods are in common use for the QuickTime movies available online.

This guide is intended for honest hackers, not thieves. With the iPod and the iTunes Music Store, Apple has shown that respecting customers – rather than treating them like criminals – is a winning strategy. This guide is offered in the same spirit. Please do not infringe other people's copyrights.

By Michael A. Lowry.

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