The remaining members of the DVD consortium, split last week by the defection of Sony and Philips, attempted to pick up the pieces today by re-inviting NEC to join it.
NEC was originally a member of the consortium but last week caused increased factionalism when it said it would introduce its own optical read and write drive.
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