One-Red Unveils Lower Patent Licenses for DVD and CD

Effective July 1, 2012, electronic giants Sony, LG, Pioneer and Philips will jointly oversee the licensing processes of optical disc and optical disk players through One-Red. This joint venture by the companies will be useful for the optical storage brand owners and manufactures as they can now use CD-ROM and CD-Audio technologies as well as […]

What’s the Difference Between Compact Discs and MiniDiscs?

The history of audio recordings goes back a long way. From wax cylinders and reel-to-reel tapes to vinyl records and 8-track tapes, each new media format has brought with it improvements in sound quality and usability. The compact cassette introduced in the early 1960s had become the preferred format for pre-recorded music and home audio […]

CDROM2GO Proudly Introduces Philips Blank Media

From health care and lighting to medical equipment and consumer electronics, there is no question that Philips products are everywhere in our lives. Now, CDROM2GO is proud to welcome Philips recordable media to our lineup! Philips is a global manufacturer with a long history of electronic and consumer storage products. They are credited with the […]

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 […]