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One-Blue Patent Pool Welcomes Buffalo

One-Blue, LLC announced that Buffalo Inc. has signed on to its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent licensing program.

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Redbox Inks Agreement with 20th Century Fox

Redbox announced that it has signed a new agreement with 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, maintaining a 28-day window on Blu-ray Disc and DVD titles through June 30, 2017.

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Redbox Offers Latest Generation Games

Redbox announced plans to offer new generation games this year in all its U.S. rental kiosks.

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Taiyo Yuden Pulls Plug on Optical Disc Business

Some sad news today. Industry pioneer Taiyo Yuden announced that it will pull the plug on its writable optical disc business (CD-R, DVD±R, BD-R) by the end of the year.

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ViewSonic Ships 4K Ultra HD Monitor

ViewSonic Corp. announced that it is now shipping its new VX2475Smhl-4K 24-inch Ultra HD monitor ($611 USD).

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Strong Growth for 4K Ultra HDTVs

IHS announced it reckons that 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) LCD TV shipments reached 4.7 million units worldwide in the first quarter of this year.

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LG Unleashes 27-inch 4K Ultra HD Monitor

LG Electronics announced that its latest 27-inch 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) IPS monitor will be available later this month.

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Broadcom Launches Latest 4K Ultra HD SoC

Broadcom Corporation announced its next-generation Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) home gateway and Set-top Box (STB) System-on-Chip (SoC).

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Microsoft Uncorks 1TB Xbox One

Ahead of E3 2015, Microsoft announced that it is rolling out a new 1TB version of its Xbox One video game console ($399 USD, $449 CDN).

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Apple Music Service Launches June 30

Apple announced its new Apple Music streaming music service for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, PC, Apple TV and Android phones.

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Corel Rolls Out Pinnacle Studio 18.5

Corel announced Pinnacle Studio 18.5, a free update to Pinnacle Studio 18 consumer video editing software.

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Espial Powers Sharp 4K Ultra HDTV Features

Espial announced that Sharp Corporation will begin shipping its newest lineup of AQUOS 4K NEXT Ultra HD LCD televisions, which incorporate Espial’s HTML5 client software, in July 2015.

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Amazon is on Fire

Strategy Analytics announced it reckons that Amazon took a 30% share of shipments in the US Digital Media Streamer market in the first quarter of 2015.

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Rovi Scores Litigation Win

Rovi Corporation announced that it has prevailed in a patent infringement proceeding in Italy.

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Taiyo Yuden Reports Q4 2015 Results

Taiyo Yuden announced financial results for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year ending March 31, 2015.

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