Can You Upgrade a Blu-ray Player to be 3D-compatible?

We’ve written extensively about Blu-ray technologies during the past several weeks. One of the biggest advances in home entertainment since Blu-ray itself is this year’s introduction of 3D televisions, 3D Blu-ray players, and 3D movies for home users. As we have mentioned previously, this technology is going to expand greatly in the future. But what […]

How Are 3D Blu-ray Movies Authored?

The year 2010 has seen an explosion of 3D multimedia products hitting the market. Everywhere you look, there are 3D televisions, 3D Blu-ray players, and even the special glasses. 3D is the new buzzword in Hollywood. Even the new Tron movie opening this December will be in 3D! Some of you might already have your […]

Sony Optiarc Releases 12X Blu-ray Burner with 3D Playback

On Thursday, Sony Optiarc released details about two new half-height Blu-ray burners which will go on sale later this month. The burners, known as BD-5300S and BWU-500S, are the latest and greatest drives in Sony’s lineup. The burners are essentially the same, with different part numbers for retail versions and OEM versions. What sets these […]