Optical Media

Pioneer BDR-PR1M Archival Blu-ray Writer

Pioneer has two new Blu-ray disc writers in line for release for professional applications. The target market for the disc writers are businesses, libraries, and museums; the goal, to provide a way to transfer and store critical data on archival Blu-ray discs. There are a number of Blu-ray duplicators that can make many copies of […]

Turn Your DVD and Blu-ray Media Into UltraViolet Digital Copies

UltraViolet, the cloud-based licensing system backed by some of the biggest Hollywood film studios, has always been looking to realize the virtualization of its consumers’ DVD and Blu-ray media collections. The service has already partnered with Wal-Mart to make this process easier for consumers. More recently and in relation to this UltraViolet development, Rovi Corporation […]

Blu-ray Discs Still Growing – Sales Increase 13%

Despite the popularity of online content streaming giants, like Netflix, and potential upstarters, like UltraViolet, some consumers still prefer physical discs to digital content when it comes to enjoying movies and television series. The preference is substantiated by the fact that Blu-ray disc sales from the first half of the year increased 13% compared to […]

How to Burn Your Blu-ray Disc To iTunes 1080p

You have your Blu-ray disc movies. You love them! They give you great detail, rich dark hies and sharp bright colors. There are no details that can escape, even an aging actresses wrinkles – to her dismay. We recently posted about the difference between the new iTunes Hi-Def 1080p format and Blu-ray qualities. But what if […]

You Can Burn OS X Mountain Lion to a DVD!

Ah, the versatile DVD! We think it is so old fashioned, but really, it keeps so much going – specifically the software that we love to use on all our devices. You can download the OS X Mountain Lion from Apple’s App Store at any time after you have purchased it, but it is always […]