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Monday, April 24, 2006

Amazon's CustomFlix: Give us your video, and we'll turn it into any format

Not sure why Amazon issued three press releases today about their CustomFlix DVD-on-demand service, when one would probably do, but here they are:


- CustomFlix Announces On-Demand Solution to the High Definition DVD Format Wars
- Amazon.com and CustomFlix Launch the Media Gateway Program
- Major Networks Select CustomFlix for DVD Distribution on Amazon.com


The gist is that when you upload your video (standard def or high-def), CustomFlix plans to be able to help you sell it in any physical format that now exists or is yet to be invented: Blu-ray, HD-DVD, digital download, inter-cerebral transmission...