DVD

Windows 8 To Add New Disc Burning Features

The Microsoft Corporation played a major role in pushing users towards optical CD/DVD media with the release of the Windows XP operating system in 2001. This was the first operating system to integrate CD and DVD burning features with drag-and-drop convenience. Microsoft then went on to add support for writing Blu-ray discs in Service Pack […]

Sony Releases DRX-S90U Slim Portable DVD Burner Drive

In the race to make laptops thinner, lighter, and have longer battery life, many manufacturers have started cutting out components such as optical disc drives. However, users are finding that they do need a disc drive for system backup, recovery, watching movies, installing software, burning music CDs, and lots of other reasons. So what’s an […]

Disposable DVD Discs: Technology Without An Audience

Whether you rent movies from a local store, RedBox kiosk, or through the mail with Netflix, it’s easier than ever to borrow a DVD movie for a day or two. The only problem with rentals is that you have to bring them back when you’re done. But what if instead of returning the movie, you […]

Blu-ray Sales to Surpass DVD Sales by 2012

The path to developing scientific knowledge starts with observations. A pattern or trend is observed and then a theory is developed. Only when the theory has been tested and the numbers support the conclusion does it become accepted as scientific knowledge. Such is the case with Blu-ray. Ever since the Blu-ray disc format made its […]

How to Burn CD/DVD Discs on a Mac

If you are one of the millions of people who use an Apple computer, you may be wondering about the best way to burn your master CD and DVD discs. Whether you use a Mac, Windows, Linux, or something else entirely, creating good master discs is the first step towards a successful duplication project. What […]