PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3)Toshiba to drop HD DVD, sources say
T. K. Arnold - February 15, 2008
Submitted by SL33PY (13854)
at 2:22AM PST on February 16, 2008
Company says no decision has been made. "An announcement is coming soon," said one source close to the HD DVD camp. "It could be a matter of weeks."
Microsoft is the other big player in the HD DVD equation. Last fall when Paramount Home Entertainment announced it was dropping its dual-format strategy and would release titles only in HD DVD, giving that side a brief resurgence, a pitch to journalists for interviews came from a Microsoft email address.