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Blu-ray Disc Association Inducted into Hall of Fame

Variety announced that the the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA), as well as Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos and Anchor Bay Entertainment president Bill Clark, will be inducted into the Variety Home Entertainment Hall of Fame on Dec. 6, 2010, at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

Nero Now BD-Live Certified

Nero announced that it has received BD-Live (profile 2.0) certification from the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) and Nero’s portfolio of multimedia software will add support for BD-Live beginning this fall.

CyberLink PowerDVD BDXL Certified

CyberLink Corp. announced that its PowerDVD PC software Blu-ray player is now BDXL certified by the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA).

LG Grants Royalty-Free Blu-ray Patent License

LG Electronics announced that it will allow Blu-ray Disc (BD) format implementers to use a number of the company’s patents without paying royalties.

VDC Group Purchases Singulus Blu-ray Replication Line and Mastering System

Singulus Technologies AG announced that it sold one of its BLULINE II Blu-ray Disc (BD) production lines, along with a CRYSTALLINE mastering system from its Singulus Mastering subsidiary, to VDC Group in the UK. According to the statement, the BLULINE II is designed for the economical production of prerecorded (BD-ROM) 25 GB single-layer (SL) and [...]

Memory-Tech Purchases Singulus Blu-ray Replication Line

Singulus Technologies AG announced that it sold one of its BLULINE II Blu-ray Disc (BD) production lines to Memory-Tech Corporation in Japan. According to the statement, the BLULINE II is designed for the economical production of prerecorded (BD-ROM) 25 GB single-layer (SL) and 50 GB dual-layer (DL) discs according to the specifications issued by the [...]

Regency Media Purchases Singulus Blu-ray Replication Line

Singulus Technologies AG announced that it sold one of its BLULINE II Blu-ray Disc (BD) production lines to Regency Media Pty Ltd in Australia. According to the statement, Singulus has over 80 Blu-ray production systems in the market and its BLULINE II is designed for the economical production of prerecorded (BD-ROM) 25 GB single-layer (SL) [...]

Sharp Launches BD-R XL 100 GB Disc

Sharp Corporation announced that it will introduce the world’s first BD-R XL 100 GB triple-layer (TL) disc in Japan on July 30, 2010. According to the statement, Sharp’s BD-R XL (VR-100BR1) conforms to the new BDXL format specification that extends the storage capacity of writable Blu-ray Discs to 100GB, twice the 50 GB storage capacity [...]

CyberLink Launches PowerDVD 10 Ultra 3D Mark II for Blu-ray 3D

CyberLink Corp. announced that it has released PowerDVD 10 Ultra 3D Mark II to the retail and online market, which enables Blu-ray 3D movie playback on desktop, notebook and All-in-One PCs. According to the statement, PowerDVD is the first software player to receive Blu-ray 3D (profile 5) certification from the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA). PowerDVD [...]

Specs Approved for 128GB BDXL Blu-ray Discs

The Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) announced that it has finalized and released the specifications for BDXL, a new multi-layer writable Blu-ray Disc (BD) format with up to 128GB of capacity. According to the statement, with the completion and approval of the specifications (BD-R v.3 and BD-RE v.4), manufacturers can now obtain licensing information and license [...]

Sisvel To Manage TDVision MPEG-4 MVC and Stereoscopic 3D Patents

TDVision Systems and Sisvel announced that TDVision has granted Sisvel the exclusive rights to manage TDVision’s intellectual property portfolio of stereoscopic technology patents. According to the statement, this portfolio includes key patents related to current digital video standards and video gaming technologies (Blu-ray, Satellite, Cable, IPTV, Mobile, Videogames, over-the-air signals), particularly in the North American [...]

Roxio CinePlayer Receives Blu-ray 3D Certification

Roxio announced that CinePlayer, its media player for Windows, has received Blu-ray Profile 5 (3D) certification from the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA). According to the statement, Blu-ray 3D support enhances CinePlayer’s feature set for the playback of 3D video entertainment and personal video content. CinePlayer with 3D support was introduced earlier this year and will [...]

Corel to Demo WinDVD with Blu-ray 3D at Computex

Corel Corporation announced that Corel WinDVD has received Blu-ray 3D certification from the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) According to the statement, Corel WinDVD Pro 2010 with 3D Blu-ray will be demonstrated at Computex along with Corel’s portfolio of digital media products at the Grand Hyatt Taipei (Suite 1143) from June 1 to 5, 2010.

Imagion Produces First European Blu-ray 3D Disc

Imagion AG announced that it has authored “Grand Canyon Adventure: 3D Edition,” the first European Blu-ray 3D disc. The title is being showcased at the MEDIA-TECH Global Expo and Summit in Frankfurt and will be available in German stores at the end of June 2010 through Eurovideo. According to the statement, Imagion is the only [...]

Sony Launches Blu-ray 3D Production Tools

Sony Creative Software announced its Blu-print 6 Blu-ray Disc authoring application and the brand-new Z Depth 3D subtitle offset editing application. According to the statement, as one of the first professional 3D Blu-ray Disc authoring products available on the market, the upgraded Blu-print 6 will be capable of authoring 3D titles in accordance with the [...]