Blu-ray Disc Demystified by Jim Taylor, Michael Zink, Charles Crawford, Christen

Posted by

By Jim Taylor, Michael Zink, Charles Crawford, Christen Armbrust

The most up-to-date information and methods for purchasing the utmost from Blu-ray Technology

Blu-ray Disc Demystified presents the most up-tp-date info and functions to be had for this well known high-definition optical disc layout. Written via a workforce of specialists with quite a lot of event in DVD and high-definition creation, this thorough, skill-building advisor info Blu-ray's many gains, codecs, and applications.

Blu-ray Disc Demystified offers exhaustive assurance of the multitude of construction and authoring tactics, whereas explaining how the traditional and high-definition DVD requisites dovetail and/or conflict with comparable electronic media criteria. The authors additionally offer specified descriptions of Blu-ray's strengths, in addition to frank tests of its weaknesses and customary traps that frequently ensnare new clients. Blu-ray Disc Demystified is the main finished and functional advisor on hand for navigating the various demanding situations, adjustments, and possibilities linked to Blu-ray technology.

Blu-ray Disc Demystified provides:

  • precise evaluation of Blu-ray know-how
  • In-depth insurance of codecs, good points, and functions
  • the newest information on content material safeguard
  • pointers on utilizing Blu-ray in the house, place of work, and faculty
  • The evidence in the back of the myths surrounding Blu-ray
  • crucial information about creation
  • interplay paradigms
  • sincere checks of Blu-ray's pitfalls

Show description

Read Online or Download Blu-ray Disc Demystified PDF

Similar technical books

100 Linux Tips and Tricks

Convenient linux instructions to assist any procedure administrator

65th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 24, Issue 5

This quantity is a part of the Ceramic Engineering and technological know-how continuing  (CESP) series.  This sequence includes a selection of papers facing concerns in either conventional ceramics (i. e. , glass, whitewares, refractories, and porcelain teeth) and complex ceramics. themes lined within the region of complex ceramic contain bioceramics, nanomaterials, composites, stable oxide gasoline cells, mechanical houses and structural layout, complicated ceramic coatings, ceramic armor, porous ceramics, and extra.

Plain Style: Techniques for Simple, Concise, Emphatic Business Writing

Uncomplicated, effortless writing is convincing, saves time and forestalls misunderstandings yet might be not easy to accomplish. This advisor indicates how one can take into consideration writing which can simplify how writers to decide on to precise their principles. It examines the explanations why many enterprise individuals with sturdy talents write lengthy, advanced sentences - then is helping them holiday the behavior.

Extra info for Blu-ray Disc Demystified

Sample text

Part 2: Telecommunications and electronics, Amendment 2. Blu-ray Disc Demystified I-7 Introduction are sometimes multiples of 1000 and sometimes multiples of 1024. 722 megabytes per second. 321 megabytes per second. 6 thousand bytes per second. This book uses 1024 as the basis for measurements of byte rates (computer data being transferred from a storage device such as a hard drive or DVD-ROM drive into computer memory), with notations of KB/s and MB/s. 3). Keep in mind that when translating from bits to bytes, there is a factor of 8, and when converting from bitrates to data capacities in bytes, there is an additional factor of 1000/1024.

The number after the slash is always the frame rate, not the field rate, to avoid confusion caused by sloppy notation such as 60i or 50i that all careful writers should eschew. 601 component digital video 4:2:0 colorspace. BD allows for the JPEG background plane to be either Y’CbCr 4:2:0 or Y’CbCr 4:2:2 colorspace. The Java graphics plane uses the RGBA colorspace. Some BD video playback systems include analog component video output in Y’PbPr format, which is also correctly called Y’/B’-Y’/R’-Y’.

On March 14, director John Frankenheimer hosted a live web event for owners of the Ronin DVD. As he answered questions over the Internet, he played back hidden content from the disc to illustrate behind-the-scenes events and to explain details of producing the movie. Since it was impossible to stream DVD video over the Internet, the trick was to use InterActual’s PCFriendly software to remotely control the DVD-ROM drives of the tens of thousands of chat participants. This was one of the first attempts to extend the features of DVD by connecting it to the Web.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 43 votes