Editorial

Cloud Storage vs Local Storage with CD/DVD Discs

As computers, tablets, and smartphones become more prevalent in our daily lives, the question arises: how are we going to store all of our important information? This is a problem facing everyone from home users and small businesses to global companies. One way of storing information that’s generating a lot of buzz is cloud storage. […]

How to Erase a CD with 50,000 Volts of Electricity

There’s a new viral video making its way around the Internet this week that has really got our attention! In the video, YouTube user PhotonicInduction demonstrates his own unique way of erasing compact discs with high electricity. This short, visually impressive video has generated over 1.3 million views in just one week’s time. The video […]

Epson Artisan 725 All-In-One Printer Is A Real Workhorse

From the navigation system in your car to the cell phone in your pocket, touchscreens are all the rage these days. Now they’re in your printer, too! The Artisan 725 CD printer from Epson leads the herd with its new 2.5-inch touchscreen color display – a first for Epson. So is this new machine a […]

How Will the Japanese Earthquake Affect the Optical Media Industry?

On March 11th, 2011, the country of Japan was hit by a devastating earthquake and tsunami. The powerful earthquake was recorded as a 9.0 magnitude on the Richter scale, making it the most severe earthquake to occur in Japan in recorded history. The earthquake damaged roads, buildings, and infrastructure while flood waters from the tsunami […]

Epson DiscProducer Case Study: South Jersey Healthcare

Ever since Epson first introduced the DiscProducer back in 2008, we have been impressed with the machine’s versatility. The DiscProducer platform has been adapted to include a 2-drive CD/DVD publisher, an autoprinter, and a network edition publisher. Now the DiscProducer is turning heads in the medical imaging industry, as we are about to discover. An […]