TDK Announces Withdrawal from Blu-ray Business

Every year TDK sells millions of blank CD, DVD, and Blu-ray discs all over the world. Earlier this week, TDK announced that they are planning to withdrawal from the Blu-ray business entirely by March of 2014. Over the next year, TDK will shut down or sell off its production lines that manufacture the company’s BD-R, [...]

JVC BD-R Brings Taiyo-Yuden Quality to Recordable Blu-ray

JVC has a long history of providing consistent quality in their recordable discs. After merging with Taiyo-Yuden, they have maintained the same high level attributes that made them the go-to brand. They have pioneered recordable CD, DVD and Blu-ray technology and this is no exception. Manufactured in Japan, the JVC BD-R discs are quality.

Epson to Release PP-50BD Blu-ray DiscProducer in Early 2012

There is a buzz in the industry that Epson is preparing to round out its Discproducer product line with a new model. Expected to debut in early 2012, the new machine will support recording on single and dual-layer Blu-ray discs. If it is true, this move would give Epson a major competitive advantage in the [...]

JVC Advanced Media Introduces Recordable Blu-ray LTH Media

One of the biggest players in the world of optical storage is JVC Advanced Media. Their discs were sold in the US under the brand name Taiyo Yuden until 2010 when the company transitioned to its current moniker. Both Taiyo Yuden and JVC Advanced Media are known for the high quality of their recordable CD [...]

Blu-ray Burning Bug Discovered in Windows 7

The latest and greatest operating system from Microsoft – Windows 7 – has been on the market for almost two years now. Since it first went on sale in October of 2009, Windows 7 has broken numerous sales records for Microsoft products and for the software industry as a whole. Now, a new issue has [...]