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 [...]

Can You Burn 3D Blu-ray Movies on Regular BD-R Discs?

With the right hardware, watching a 3D Blu-ray movie is a fairly simple process. All you need is a 3D-compatible TV, Blu-ray player, and a replicated Blu-ray 3D movie. Pop the disc in the player, put on your 3D glasses, and enjoy a high-definition movie in 3D from the comfort of your own home! When [...]

JVC/Taiyo Yuden’s Partnership: Exclusive Interview with JVC Advanced Media USA’s President

Taiyo Yuden is a pioneer in terms of setting the highest standards for recordable CDs and DVDs.  When the company joined forces less than two years ago with the JVC brand, many users who had fallen in love with Taiyo Yuden discs were not quite sure how the shift affected them.  Would they be getting [...]