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The Authoritative Blu-ray Disc (BD) FAQ Has Moved to Hugh's News
Hugh Bennett | The Authoritative Blu-ray Disc (BD) FAQ has moved to its new home at Hugh's News ( It can now be found at
Posted 29 Dec 2009
Copytrax Launch Networked CD and DVD Publishing System
"Multi-platform" Windows, Mac OS & Linux, Network Connected Machine is capable of copying data to disc and printing on body labels, delivering finished digital media
Posted 02 Nov 2009
Roxio Ships Over 30 Applications Compatible with Windows 7
Enhances Windows 7 Experience with Many Added Features for Managing and Enjoying Personal Digital Media and Premium Entertainment
Posted 02 Nov 2009
Blockbuster Reports Strong Attach Rates on Consumer Electronics Powered by Roxio CinemaNow
Consumers Embracing BLOCKBUSTER On Demand as Internet-delivered Movies Go Mainstream
Posted 02 Nov 2009
Xerox Digital Disc Duplicators Now Compatible with Windows 7 and 64-Bit Editions of Windows Vista
Including standalone tower DVD, CD, Blu-ray and LightScribe capable duplicators
Posted 02 Nov 2009
Mediatechnics Expands Customer Base for DVD Duplication and Fulfillment Services Division
Anticipates major sales growth
Posted 29 Oct 2009
JVC Announces Popularly-Priced Blu-ray Player
New XV-BP11 player offers AVCHD file playback
Posted 28 Oct 2009
Verity Systems Announces New SpeedWrapper Wraps Both CD & DVD Cases
SpeedWrapper is the only table-mounted, fully automated overwrapper capable of wrapping at a rate of 1200 cases per hou
Posted 27 Oct 2009

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While the manufacturing community worries about how they will afford to get into Blu-ray replication and how they will get business, there's one area of optical discs that is booming: audiobooks.
Posted 13 Nov 2009 By
Debbie Galante Block | Is NetBlender's BD Touch, which leverages BD-Live to connect Blu-ray to mobile devices (and now the iPhone), the first killer app for BD-Live?
Posted 28 Sep 2009 By
Now that "second-tier" AACS licensing for mid-market titles has been more or less resolved, we can turn our attention to the other obstacles to BD delivery
Posted 17 Aug 2009 By
No appreciable update to DVD Studio Pro, but output to Blu-ray and HD menu presets from the FCP timeline, and multiple new ProRes flavors for high-quality intermediate codec HD editing
Posted 24 Jul 2009 By
In the endless parade of "me too" products, it’s always a joy to encounter something different and even more satisfying when that something scratches a nagging itch. Such is the case with the latest Blu-ray Disc (BD) offering--an EMedialive Editor's Choice winner--from DIGISTOR (a division of Sunland International).
Posted 14 Oct 2009 By
Hugh Bennett | Peppy, compatible and complete, LG’s new Super Multi Blue Rewriter BH08LS20 hits the spot. Although slower at times and priced at a premium over its competitors, the BH08LS20 remains the only high-speed solution for those seeking an all-in-one BD, DVD and CD recorder with LightScribe capability
Posted 07 Jul 2009 By