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Sony, Panasonic reveal new Archival Disc format

The new "long term storage" format will take 300GB of data and seems to have a logo written in Klingon.

By March 10, 2014

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Sony, Panasonic unveil Archival Disc for long-term digital storage

The technology will launch next year with 300GB of possible storage, but that will be upped to 1TB on a single disc, according to the companies.

By March 10, 2014

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Xbox One disc drive error 'sounds like a robot is vomiting'

Microsoft's brand-new Xbox One console is suffering from teething problems, with a disc drive fault widely reported on Amazon and YouTube.

By November 22, 2013

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Apple's plan to wipe out disc drives is nearly complete

With only a single machine that still has a DVD drive, Apple is close to finishing something it began nearly six years ago.

By October 26, 2013

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Sky looks to the next generation of TV, backs Oculus Rift startup

A major British broadcaster has invested in a Silicon Valley virtual reality startup developing the next generation of entertainment.

By July 29, 2014

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100GB discs point to 4K Blu-ray

An announcement by Singulus Technologies, a maker of replication machines that produce Blu-ray discs, points toward a new standard for 4K Blu-ray.

By September 12, 2013

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PlayStation 4 can now play 3D Blu-ray discs

The latest update to the PS4 also improves the sound quality at 1.5x playback for both Blu-rays and DVDs.

By July 29, 2014

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A 360TB disc that holds data for more than 1 million years?

A major breakthrough in storage technology could dramatically change our perception of data preservation.

By July 10, 2013

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GTA V to ship on two discs for Xbox 360; one for PS3

Due to the size of the upcoming title, the Xbox 360 version will ship with two discs. Because Sony's PlayStation 3 supports Blu-ray, those console owners will only need one disc.

By July 2, 2013

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The 404 1,283: Where we whirlybird this picture disc (podcast)

Nobody's taken hits harder in the digital age than Weird Al, Bridget Carey tells us her favorite vacation spots, how to rent a jet ski in God's bathtub, and Xanga is about to shut down you guys!!!

By June 6, 2013