This week's Engadget HD Podcast includes:
00:47 - Michael Bay "drinks the Kool Aid," now supports HD DVD
02:51 - Paramount's CTO defends their decision
05:22 - Venturer announces SHD7000 low-cost HD DVD player for holidays
07:47 - Current Paramount Blu-ray titles will not be recalled
09:20 - The BDA's damage control
13:55 - HDMI 1.3 not living up to its promise?
18:17 - Amazon shipping ultra-cheap HDMI cables
19:32 - Pioneer's 50-inch KURO plasma reviewed
24:17 - 50-inch plasmas leading the PDP market
25:12 - Five more good reasons to pick plasma over LCD
26:26 - Dish Network to add nine HD pay-per-view channels on September 12th
27:40 - First look at DirecTV on Demand
29:35 - Two-way communications for TiVo on the way
31:45 - BigTen Network launches Thursday, but will you get it?