CES 2014: Pioneer Shows Off Latest Blu-ray Drives

At the 2014 International CES show in Las Vegas, I was on the hunt for some exciting data storage products and innovations. At the Pioneer booth, I was wowed by the variety of Blu-ray drives on display! Pioneer is a founding member of the Blu-ray Disc Association and has backed the format since its inception […]

Pioneer Introduces BDR-S08J 15x Blu-ray Disc Writer

If you have not bought yourself a Blu-ray disc writer yet, then this new innovation from Pioneer may just be what you are looking for. Pioneer Japan announced the release of a new Blu-ray disc writer just this week. Based on its predecessor the BDR-208M disc writer, The BDR-S08J is a 15x Blu-ray disc writer […]

Pioneer Introduces BDR-PR1 Archival Blu-ray Drive

Less than a month after Pioneer announced two new Blu-ray writers for the consumer market, they are back with another new Blu ray burner – though this one is aimed at archival users. While an average computer user has little use for archival products, the need for archival storage has been growing steadily during the […]

Blu-ray Problems? Try Updating Your Firmware

Although Blu-ray movies and discs have been on the market since 2006, the Blu-ray disc format is still evolving. With the introduction of new formats like Blu-ray 3D and Blu-ray XL (BD-XL), the specifications for Blu-ray discs have been changed. In some cases, older players and recorders may require a firmware update in order to […]

New USDM External Blu-ray Burner Features USB 3.0 Interface

When it comes to home entertainment and data storage, Blu-ray is the latest and greatest technology available. It has the best picture and sound quality and the discs with the largest capacities. What better way to attach a Blu-ray drive to your computer than with the latest and greatest peripheral interface, USB 3.0. With the […]