Back It Up with Blu-ray

The Blu-ray disc format is more than just a way of watching movies in high definition – it can also be used for backing up computer files and data. Blu-ray discs offer an affordable way to back up large amounts of information quickly and easily. Creative professionals such as video editors, graphic designers, and photographers […]

Backward Compatibility of Optical Media

If you are not a wizard when it comes to CD and DVD technology, this article is for you! Optical media such as CD, DVD, and Blu-ray discs look very similar to one another. They are the same size, shape, and very close in weight. However, optical media discs are not universally interchangeable. Today I’m […]

How Come Apple and Microsoft Xbox 360 Do Not Support Blu-ray?

Blu-ray discs have seen remarkable growth over the past few years. The format famously defeated HD-DVD in February of 2008. Since then, it has become the format of choice for high-def home entertainment and computer data storage. According to statistics published by Swicker and Associates, 1.2 million Blu-ray discs were sold in the US and […]

What’s the Difference Between DVD Replication and Blu-ray Replication?

At first glance, a DVD disc and a Blu-ray disc look almost identical. They are the same size, shape, and very close in weight. They both store movies which can be played back on a computer, game console, or home theater system. Both DVD and Blu-ray discs can also be used for storing computer data […]

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 […]