The TV manufacturers fucked it up. They should have introduced another short lived step in the technological progression before they hit HD and people realised they didn't give a shit about anything beyond that point. |
Much like BluRay was slotted in as an arbitrary step between DVD and Digital Downloads, to initiate another round of sucking the spare cash/credit from morons.
Oh wait they did, it's called 'HD Ready'.
YOU LOSE Roger Sony. Good day sir.