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Wired: APEX DVD Player Full Featured

Apr 04, 2000, 17:23 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Made in China and imported to the United States, the DVD player has some hidden features that have upset the Motion Picture Association of America and movie studios."

"The $179 product has a hidden menu that lets users view movies made outside the United States. In addition, the Macrovision copy protection also can be disabled, allowing users to make copies of DVD movies onto VHS tape."

"The makers of Apex recently said future versions of the product would disable the features that are making the product a hot commodity."

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