News - 20 Mar 2007
The University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) was one of the first bodies to sign up to the Cederika project, the first of its kind – recycling applied to CDs and DVDs – throughout Spain....
News - 30 May 2006
Optical data storage (ODS) is moving on to the next generation, and for its market launch, the principal manufacturers have again decided in favor of Makrolon®, the polycarbonate from Bayer...
News - 18 May 2004
Sony Corporation has developed a single 3-wavelength recording/playback optical head, capable of recording and playing-back 3 formats, Blu-ray Disc (BD), in addition to DVD, CD, which is a...
News - 26 May 2010
KMG Digital announces the introduction of Eco-Friendly optical media packaging that removes over 98% of all plastic packaging components from the consumer waste stream.
The new Eco-Friendly...
News - 17 Mar 2012
A research team from the University of California- Los Angeles (UCLA) has developed novel graphene-based electrodes with higher conductivity and surface area utilizing a typical LightScribe DVD...
News - 27 Oct 2016
In the world of big data, there are limitations on storing large volumes of information. Typical home-computer hard disk drives use up a lot of power and are limited to a few terabytes per drive....
News - 27 Dec 2012
Semiconductor revenues worldwide will see nominal growth this year at less than 1% reaching $304 billion according to the year-end 2012 update of the International Data Corporation (IDC) Semiconductor...
News - 22 Apr 2009
Fujitsu Microelectronics America, Inc. (FMA) today introduced the world's first 1394 Automotive controller that transmits high-definition video over the 1394 in-vehicle multimedia network.
News - 29 Mar 2005
Knowing that CDs and DVDs will last for a certain number of years is critical to many government agencies, as well as to hospitals, banks and other organizations that store massive amounts of vital...
Article - 31 Jul 2014
For more than two decades, optical media such as CDs and DVDs have been utilized for storing information.