Despite Blu-ray’s victory over HD, Toshiba does not seem to be accepting defeat and quietly adopting Blu-ray. The folks over at TG Daily speculate that instead Toshiba is working to enhance the image scaling capabilities of its DVD players and possibly launching an Internet-enabled players. Though no specifics have been nailed down, TG Daily based its report on the Toshiba-chaired DVD Steering Committee meeting, which approved the above DVD Download logo at its June 11 meeting.
An Internet-enabled DVD player could easily transfer videos from the Web and then burn them to a DVD and DRM restrictions could still apply. MaximumPC reported that Internet-enabled DVD players would enable easy transmissions of HD-quality video from the Web.