Sales of standalone Blu-ray players are soaring, but the format has inherited an unfortunate legacy from DVDs that could hinder the players' mainstream adoption.
DVD was the king of packaged media for a decade, but next-generation format successor Blu-ray Disc won't enjoy nearly as long a reign.
HD DVD might win the format war against Blu-ray. No, this is not a repeat from 2006.
CNET editors preview the Sony BDP-S1, the company's first stand-alone Blu-ray player for the U.S. market.
Blu-ray's growing cost problem
Sony has slimmed down both the price and body weight of its Blu-ray players and announced that the BDP-S300 will be available for a bargain price of $600 this summer
Josh Ray's Urban Fidelity Kickstarter project puts art and clever speaker design together in California.
Another sleek Sony Ericsson design hits the U.S. The Xperia Ray runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and has two cameras.
The man responsible for groundbreaking work in noise reduction and inventing surround sound has passed away at age 80.