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How to use mini or other nonstandard optical discs on your Mac

Most optical discs are a standard 12cm in diameter, are round, and besides some potential manufacturing incompatibilities with certain optical drives, are expected to load and be recognized in most systems. Despite this, some companies will distribute device drivers or other content on mini or oddly shaped optical discs.

By September 13, 2010


What storage should I get in my camcorder?

There are many types of camcorders on the market, and all take different types of storage. We look into what's available, so you can decide what's best for you.

By September 22, 2009


Sony's spring camcorders: Changes at the extremes

Sony innovates on its prosumer HD models, jumps on the mini camcorder bandwagon, and waves goodbye to MiniDV.

By January 12, 2009


Canon reveals flashy new Legria camcorders

In the lead up to this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Canon has unveiled 11 new camcorders, six of which have been confirmed for Australia.

By January 5, 2009


Canon's camcorders for spring: The good, the bad and the indifferent

The company's camcorder lineup for the first half of 2009 looks great for AVCHD but pretty ho-hum for the rest.

By January 5, 2009


Indecent Exposure 27: Installation execution

Firmware updates explained, mini DVDs take on slot-loaded drives (and lose), and licensing names for lenses.

By October 31, 2008


Get a DVD camcorder for $170 shipped

If you want the convenience of set-top video viewing and don't plan to edit your home movies, this dirt-cheap Panasonic model could be just the ticket.

By August 25, 2008


Panasonic VDR-M70

The VDR-M70 doesn't shake our belief that mini-DVD camcorders still are not ready for prime time.

May 21, 2008


Shock proof and hybrid camcorders star in Panasonic's 2008 line-up

The rain held off for Panasonic's launch event at the Great Barrier Reef but there was a deluge of another kind: nine new camcorders from Panasonic.

By February 18, 2008


Sony's new camcorder ditches tape for DVD

At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Sony shows off its new camcorder that allows users to record their videos to a mini-DVD format.

November 1, 2007