Entertainment technology has a funny way of leading the TV tiger--and trailing it at the same time. With DVRs, it has become a case of purr--then bite.
Mark Cuban is right--you'd have to be a moron to buy YouTube. But what we'd really like to know is: Who will fess up to other boneheaded deals for possibly too-hip, overpriced entertainment companies? We'll spare you any long list, except for this one: Remember BMG's deal for Napster?