Comparison of high definition optical disc formats
This article compares the technical specifications of multiple high definition formats, including HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc; two mutually incompatible, high definition optical disc formats that, beginni...
Why Facebook thinks Blu-ray discs are perfect for the data center
Facebook's hardware guru thinks Blu-ray discs might have a brighter future in the data center than in consumers' homes. We wrote on Wednesday about how Facebook has developed a prototype storage syste...
Blu-ray Disc
Blu-ray Disc (BD) is a digital optical disc data storage format designed to supersede the DVD format, in that it is capable of storing high-definition video resolution (1080p). The plastic disc is 120...
Why Facebook thinks Blu-ray discs are perfect for the data center
Facebook's hardware guru thinks Blu-ray discs might have a brighter future in the data center than in consumers' homes. We wrote on Wednesday about how Facebook has developed a prototype storage syste...
List of DVD recordable manufacturers
This aims to be a complete list of DVD recordable manufacturers.This list is not necessarily complete or up to date - if you see a manufacturer that should be here but isn't (or one that shouldn't be ...
ROM Mark
In computing, ROM Mark or BD-ROM Mark is a serialization technology designed to guard against mass production piracy or the mass duplication and sale of unauthorized copies of pre-recorded Blu-ray Dis...
Dynamic Resolution Adaptation
Dynamic Resolution Adaptation (DRA) is an audio encoding specification developed by DigiRise Technology. It has been selected as the Chinese national audio coding standard and also suitable for Chi...
BD-J
BD-J, or Blu-ray Disc Java, is a specification supporting Java ME (specifically the Personal Basis Profile of the Connected Device Configuration or CDC) Xlets for advanced content on Blu-ray Disc and ...
Netblender
Netblender US based company that produces and develops software for creators of Blu-ray high definition media. Based in Alexandria, Virginia and founded in 2005 Netblender's primary product is the DoS...
List of Blu-ray Disc recordable manufacturers
This aims to be a complete list of Blu-ray Disc recordable manufacturers.This list is not necessarily complete or up to date - if you see a manufacturer that should be here but isn't (or one that shou...
High definition optical disc format war
The High definition optical disc format war was between the Blu-ray Disc and HD DVD optical disc standards for storing high definition video and audio; it took place between 2006 and 2008 and was won ...
Sony BDP-S1
The Sony BDP-S1 is a first generation Blu-ray Disc (BD) player, first released in North America. It was originally scheduled for release in the United States on August 18, 2006 with a MSRP of $999.95....
Timeline of PlayStation 3 SKUs
The PlayStation 3 was originally launched in Japan on November 11, 2006 and in North America on November 17, 2006 with two SKUs: a 20 GB version and a 60 GB version. Both of these models included hard...
PlayStation 3
The PlayStation 3 (PS3) is a home video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment. It is the successor to PlayStation 2, as part of the PlayStation series. It competes with Microsoft's Xbox...
Blu-ray Disc Founders
The Blu-ray Disc Founders (BDF) group was a collection of technology firms working together to develop and support the Blu-ray Disc. It was founded on May 20, 2002, and later became the Blu-ray Disc A...
Blu-ray Disc Association
The Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) is the industry consortium that develops and licenses Blu-ray Disc technology and is responsible for establishing format standards and promoting business opportuniti...
AVCREC
AVCREC is a format for recording and playback of high definition video in BDAV (Blu-ray Audio/Visual) format using conventional DVD recordable discs as recording media. Presently AVCREC is tightly int...
AVCHD
AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video.Developed jointly by Sony and Panasonic, the format was introduced ...
MoLog
MoLog, or Movie Log is a BD-Live feature. This interactive feature allows the viewer to participate in online discussions regarding Blu-ray titles. This online discussion community will be accessible ...
Blu-ray Disc recordable
Blu-ray Disc Recordable (or BD-R) refers to two direct to disc optical disc recording technologies that can be recorded on to an optical disc with an optical disc recorder. BD-R discs can be written t...
Blue laser
A blue laser is a laser that emits electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength between 360 and 480 nanometres, which the human eye sees as blue or violet.Blue beams are produced by helium-cadmium gas ...
List of Blu-ray manufacturers
List of Blu-ray manufacturers may refer to:
High-definition video
High-definition video is video of higher resolution and quality than standard-definition. While there is no standardized meaning for high-definition, generally any video image with more than 480 hori...
Mini Blu-ray Disc
Blu-ray Disc (BD) is a digital optical disc data storage format designed to supersede the DVD format, in that it is capable of storing high-definition video resolution (1080p). The plastic disc is 120...