vNet Drops Media Server: The End of an Era?

By Julie Jacobson · April 30, 2010 • Vibe Movie Server follows Sunfire, Escient and Xperinet into the server cemetery. Will Hollywood and streaming media put an end to movie servers?

Kaleidescape CEO Responds to RealDVD Ruling

By Julie Jacobson · March 4, 2010 • CEO Michael Malcolm tells CE Pro: 'We don't believe that this settlement has any implications for Kaleidescape's case with the DVD CCA'

MPAA Kills RealDVD for Good: The End of DVD Copying?

By Julie Jacobson · March 4, 2010 • Instead of appealing a decision that deemed its DVD-copying software illegal, Real Networks caved to the studios and will pay $4.5 million; implications for Kaleidescape?

Court to RealNetworks: MPAA is not a ‘Price-Fixing Cartel’

By Julie Jacobson · January 12, 2010 • RealNetworks claimed Hollywood studios and DVD CCA violated antitrust laws for preventing the sale of products like RealDVD that enable fair-use copying of DVDs

RealNetworks to Appeal Ruling on RealDVD Injunction

By Julie Jacobson · October 11, 2009 • RealNetworks will seek permission to sell its $30 DVD-ripping software, while bigger cases head to court.