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PacketVideo gives Hollywood an entree to the mobile Net

Over three decades, Hollywood bungled three big opportunities. In the '70s, it moved slowly on cable, then scrambled to catch up with HBO. Next, without a fight, it surrendered the video-rental market to the likes of Blockbuster Inc. And when the Net ballooned into a global medium, Hollywood blinked, allowing Yahoo! Inc. and America Online Inc. to build the first great portals.

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