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Employees Have No Qualms About Stealing Data

Iron Mountain announced its latest survey suggests that many employees have no qualms about taking highly confidential or sensitive documents with them when they leave a company.

EU Investigates Optical Disc Drive Price Fixing

The European Commission announced that it is investigating thirteen companies for allegedly conspiring to rig bids for the sale of CD and DVD optical disc drives.

Verbatim Launches USM Portable Hard Drive

Verbatim Europe announced its new Store ‘n’ Go Universal Storage Module (USM) portable hard disk drive.

Europe Rejects Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

The European Parliament announced that it rejected the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) by 478 votes to 39, with 165 abstentions.

LG Unveils OLED TV in Europe

LG Electronics announced that it unveiled its new 55-inch OLED TV at Monaco’s Salle des Etoiles.

Pioneer Launches Blu-ray Home Cinema Systems

Pioneer Europe announced nine new Blu-ray Disc (BD) home cinema systems.

Seagate GoFlex HDDs and Thunderbolt Adapters Hit Europe

Seagate announced that its GoFlex for Mac external hard drives and Thunderbolt adapters are now available in Europe.

Netflix Joins Sony Entertainment Network

Sony UK announced that Netflix is now available on the Sony Entertainment Network and can be accessed through selected Internet-connected Sony devices sold in the UK and Ireland.

EDC Europe Adds Blu-ray Replication Services

Entertainment Distribution Company announced that it has purchased a BLULINE II production line from Singulus Technologies and plans to begin replicating prerecorded Blu-ray discs in August.

Sagemcom Offers DivX Plus HD Certified STB

Sagemcom and Rovi Corporation announced that Sagemcom’s new BPRSI88-250 HD TNTSAT is the first DivX Plus HD Certified Set-top Box (STB) shipping in Europe.

Panasonic Adopts Rovi TotalGuide

Rovi Corporation announced that its TotalGuide system is now available on Panasonic’s 2012 Smart TVs and Blu-ray Disc (BD) recorders in the European market.

Plextor Launches M3 Pro Series SSD

Plextor Europe announced its new M3 Pro Series 2.5″ internal Solid-State Drive (SSD), which is available in 128GB, 256GB and 512GB capacities.

BSkyB to Take on Netflix in UK

BSkyB announced that it plans to launch a new Internet TV service in the United Kingdom.

Universal Goes with arvato UK & Ireland

arvato UK & Ireland announced that Universal Music UK has expanded its existing supply chain agreement with the company to include e-commerce fulfilment and customer service direct to consumers.

Electronics Contract Manufacturing Retreats

IHS iSuppli announced it expects the global electronics contract manufacturing business to decline slightly in 2012.