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Same Old Song and Dance for Blank CD-R Disc Levies in Canada

The Copyright Board of Canada announced it has issued the official Private Copying Tariff for 2018 and 2019.

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Hisense Adopts 4K HDR Ultra HD Testing and Logo

Eurofins Digital Testing announced Hisense is adopting Eurofins’ 4K HDR Ultra HD logo technical requirements in its products.

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Qualstar Teams With Sony to Develop Enterprise Class Optical Disc Archive Library

Qualstar Corporation announced it has entered into an agreement with Sony to design and develop the specifications and architecture for an enterprise class optical disc archive library.

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Nintendo Switch Sales Hit 10 Million

Nintendo announced it has sold ten million of its Switch video game consoles worldwide.

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Panasonic Acquires Sanyo DVD Patents

The DVD6C Licensing Group (DVD6C) announced Panasonic Corporation has acquired Sanyo Electric’s essential DVD patents.

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DVD6C Lowers DVD Player Royalties

The DVD6C Licensing Group (DVD6C) announced it is offering reduced royalty rates for DVD-Video and DVD-Audio players, as well as DVD-ROM drives to licensees in good standing.

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Toshiba Unveils 14TB Conventional Magnetic Recording Hard Disk Drive

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation announced its new enterprise-oriented 14TB conventional magnetic recording hard disk drive.

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Sony PlayStation 4 Sales Surpass 70.6 Million

Sony Interactive Entertainment announced worldwide sell through for its PlayStation 4 (PS4) video game console has surpassed 70.6 million units.

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Texas Instruments Rolls Out 4K Ultra HD DLP Chipsets

Texas Instruments announced an expanded family of 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) Digital Light Processing (DLP) chipsets.

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Memory-Tech Doubles 100GB Ultra HD Blu-ray Replication Capacity

Memory-Tech Corporation in Japan announced it is doubling its prerecorded 100GB triple-layer 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc replication capacity to 600,000 units per month.

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Toshiba Unveils 10TB NAS-Class Hard Disk Drive

Toshiba America Electronic Components announced its new 3.5-inch 10TB NAS-class hard disk drive.

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Western Digital Launches iNAND Embedded Flash Drives

Western Digital announced its latest iNAND embedded flash drives suitable for next-generation smartphone applications.
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Samsung Uncorks 512GB Universal Flash Storage for Mobile Devices

Samsung Electronics announced it is now mass producing 512GB embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) for use in next-generation mobile devices.

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VESA Pulls Out All the Stops for CES 2018

The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) announced it will be promoting the latest and greatest in display interfaces and technology at CES 2018.

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North America and China TV Shipments Fall Sharply

IHS Markit announced it reckons TV shipments in China and North America fell sharply in the third quarter of 2017.

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