How To: Windows 8 Makes CD/DVD/Blu-ray Burning Easy

Emerging DVD markets in South America and some parts of Asia as well as Blu-ray discs becoming popular in Europe and North America are enough proof that the optical disc business is here to stay. What’s more, the latest Windows operating system makes sure that optical media won’t vanish in America any time soon. Disc […]

Windows 8 To Add New Disc Burning Features

The Microsoft Corporation played a major role in pushing users towards optical CD/DVD media with the release of the Windows XP operating system in 2001. This was the first operating system to integrate CD and DVD burning features with drag-and-drop convenience. Microsoft then went on to add support for writing Blu-ray discs in Service Pack […]

How Long Does it Take to Burn a DVD?

Have you ever looked at a package of recordable DVDs and wondered what the numbers “8X” or “16X” are all about? Those figures indicate the maximum write speed of the discs. This information also provides a clue as to how long it will take to burn the disc. Factors Affecting Burn Time The amount of […]