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CBHD Wins Innovation Award

Posted by Mehar Gill on October 16, 2008 
Filed Under: Format War, HD DVD



The Hong Kong Electronics Industry Association of Innovation and Technology held their awards ceremonyon October 14th, 2008.

The CHDA took home three awards for their CBHD technology, they won under the following categories: consumer electronics group, the group of mobile electronics, and industrial electronics group.

The CBHD technology itself took home the “audience award for Innovation and Technology”, we assume either the competition was horrible or the local market is really fond of CBHD. Will it really be a red Christmas in China? (Please excuse the irony!)

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8 Responses to “CBHD Wins Innovation Award”

  1. Pete on October 17th, 2008 2:41 am

    Is anyone here? Hello? HELLO? Hmm, guess not…….

  2. Tyler Pruitt on October 17th, 2008 3:49 am

    Originally Posted By Pete

    Is anyone here? Hello? HELLO? Hmm, guess not…….

    Yeah? :P

  3. Pete on October 17th, 2008 4:44 am

    Sorry to wake you up!

  4. Mehar Gill on October 17th, 2008 5:50 am

    I’m here :p

  5. Pete on October 17th, 2008 7:09 am

    OK guys now everyone’s here, let’s get scrabble out

  6. Dave Cowl on October 17th, 2008 9:38 am

    I think these kinds of awards are funny.

    How innovative – to take other technologies and change them just enough to avoid royalties!

    The logical and ethical questions behind the motives are mind boggling enough, let alone having this kind of thing attract awards as well!

  7. Belard on October 21st, 2008 12:20 pm

    This is kind of like Sony giving out awards for 2-3 of their own Sony-brand products. This year’s Top end game console goes to….. Playstation3. (Sorry PS2 – better luck next year)…. etc…

  8. Mehar Gill on October 21st, 2008 12:27 pm

    @Belard

    The award for the tech itself was awarded by the audience, the others were awarded by the “judges”.

    Isn’t Hong Kong a bit “loose” on the rules then the rest of China?

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