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 […]

The Advantages of Mini CDs

Compact discs are a very affordable way to distribute information, which is why they are often given out at trade shows, events, seminars, and presentations. When an especially high-impact project is produced, customers will often request a miniature or business card CD to grab their client’s attention. But which is the best disc to choose, […]

A Brief History of the CD Jewel Case

The classic CD jewel case is perhaps the most famous design in the world of CD/DVD packaging. The story of how it came to be is actually quite interesting. Grab a drink and get comfortable while I explain the history of the CD jewel case. In 1981, Sony and Philips had formed a partnership to […]