Optical Media

The Formats Of The Future

What comes after CDs and Blu-rays? What will be the format of the future? At CDROM2GO, we gaze into our crystal balls to present you a vision of the future: The formats of tomorrow!

4 Reasons Why Discs STILL Matter

Do discs matter? It’s a reasonable question to ask in 2016. Over the last few years, the world has seen a tremendous growth in digital media. More people are streaming and downloading than ever before. You may be wondering if duplicating or replicating discs for your business is worth the effort when so many people […]

CES 2015: Panasonic Demos First 4K Blu-ray Player

At the International CES show in Las Vegas, Panasonic demonstrated the World’s First 4K Blu-ray disc player. This is a pre-production model and is not yet available on the consumer market. This prototype integrates video processing and optical disc drive technologies that Panasonic has refined over many years, making it capable of reproducing 4K (3,840 […]

Blu-ray Disc Association Moves Forward with Double-Sided Discs

The Blu-ray Disc Association is a group of manufacturers that includes Sony, Intel, Pioneer, Panasonic, and dozens of other companies. Together, they come up with the standards for how Blu-ray products will look and work. Recently, the group group announced that they have approved a new specification for double-sided discs. Known as BD-DSD, the new […]

Sony and Panasonic Create New 300GB Archival Disc Format

Have you ever wondered how Facebook stores photos for hundreds of millions of users? Or how Google can afford to give everyone 15GB of free cloud-based storage? The Growth of Big Data As we adopt more cloud-based services like Twitter, Tumblr, SnapChat, Instagram, and others, the amount of data these companies need to keep on […]