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Detecting Early-Stage Cancers With Blu-ray Disc

Purdue University announced that an effort by its researches to employ Blu-ray Disc technology to diagnose early-stage cancers and monitor their treatments has attracted nearly $200,000 in state and federal grants.

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Gaming Monitors Going Great Guns

IHS Markit announced it reckons global shipments of gaming monitors increased 350% to 1.1 million units in the first half of 2017 from the same period a year ago.

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USITC Investigates Latest Fujifilm LTO Complaint Against Sony

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) announced it will investigate a supplemental complaint filed by Fujifilm alleging that generation 4, 5 and 6 Linear Tape-Open (LTO) cartridges and components imported by Sony infringe patents owned by the company and affiliates.

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Nintendo Switch Sales Surpass Two Million

Nintendo announced it has sold more than two million of its Switch video game consoles in the United States.

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Sony Everspan Optical Disc Data Archive System Ready For IoT

Sony Optical Archive, Inc. announced the latest release of its Everspan optical disc data archive system.

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Quantum Rolls Out LTO Ultrium 8 Tape Libraries

Quantum Corp. announced LTO Ultrium format generation 8 technology will be available in the company’s Scalar tape libraries and StorNext AEL archive systems beginning in December 2017.

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LTO Ultrium 8 Tape Specifications Ready to Go

The LTO Program Technology Provider Companies announced the LTO Ultrium format generation 8 magnetic tape specifications are now available for licensing by media manufacturers.

For more information visit: www.lto.org

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Deluxe 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Services Approved for Dolby Vision

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group announced its 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc compression and authoring services are now Dolby Vision approved.

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Deluxe Forms Global Product and Technology Division

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group announced it is forming a new global product and technology division (Deluxe Technologies), consisting of over 250 engineers from six tech centres around the world.

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Twentieth Century Fox 4K Ultra HD HDR Movies Hit Kaleidescape

Kaleidescape, Inc. announced the availability of Twentieth Century Fox 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) High Dynamic Range (HDR) movies on its Strato movie players.

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MovieLabs Appoints Richard Berger CEO

Motion Picture Laboratories (MovieLabs) announced it has appointed Richard Berger as President and Chief Executive Officer.

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Roku Rolls Out Five Digital Media Players

Roku, Inc. announced five new streaming digital media players, the Express ($29.99), Express+ ($39.99), Streaming Stick ($49.99), Streaming Stick+ ($69.99) and Ultra ($99.99).

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Via Adds xHE-AAC to Advanced Audio Coding Patent Pool License

Via Licensing Corporation announced it is adding Extended High Efficiency AAC (xHE-AAC) to its Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) patent pool license.

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Singulus Technologies Reduces Revenue Forecast

Singulus Technologies announced it is adjusting the IFRS forecast for its current financial year.

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Corel Rolls Out Roxio Creator NXT 6

Corel announced its new Roxio Creator NXT 6 digital media software suite, which is available in standard ($99.99) and pro ($129.99) versions.

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