Blu-ray Security: A Cause for Concern?

Blu-ray is the preferred home movie format for consumers because of its amazing picture and sound quality. Movie studios love Blu-ray discs because they contain strong anti-piracy technologies that prevent people from making illegal copies of HD movies. However, recent developments have caused the security of the Blu-ray format to come under scrutiny. It wasn’t [...]

JVC SR-HD1250US Blu-ray Recorder Reviewed

These days, it seems that just about every video camera records in some kind of high-definition format. The question is, what do you do with that content after you record it? Building a computer-based system for video editing can cost thousands of dollars, and it also carries a fairly steep learning curve when figuring out [...]

Pioneer First to Market with Blu-ray XL Recorder

One of the exciting things about the Blu-ray format (beyond the amazing picture and sound quality) is the fact that it is changing and growing. Earlier this year, we reported on the Blu-ray Disc Association’s approval of a new specification called Blu-ray XL. In July, we blogged about Sharp introducing the first 100GB Blu-ray XL [...]

How to Author a Blu-ray Disc

About two weeks ago, I wrote an article about Blu-ray Authoring Process Explained. Since then, I have received several inquiries from customers looking for more information about it. Because making a master Blu-ray disc is a bit more complicated than creating a DVD, I wanted to take a moment to explain the process in greater [...]

Blu-ray Benefits: 7 Reasons For Making The Switch

For those of you who haven’t made the high def switch, Blu-ray may seem a little intimidating now that you’ve adjusted your digital life to the ease of the DVD format. Before you get too settled, you need to be pushed out of that comfort zone, and Blu-ray undoubtedly makes it all worth it. Blu-ray, [...]