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German Police Bust Pirate CD/DVD Operation

IFPI and BVMI announced that German police have raided and shut down a large, illegal CD/DVD and vinyl record replication facility.

Rovi and Decipher Conduct Connected TV Study

Rovi Corporation and Decipher Research released results of a three-part study that explores connected TV device usage and advanced advertising in Germany.

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.

Singulus Prospers from Blu-ray Success in Germany

Singulus Technologies announced that it has received new orders for its Blu-ray Disc (BD) replication systems as a result of increasing demand for the high definition video format in Germany.

Sony DADC Germany Going Green

Sony DADC announced that its operations in Germany have received ISO 14001 environmental management certification.

Blu-ray 3D Spending Booms

IHS Screen Digest announced it forecasts that consumers in the U.S., U.K., Germany and France will purchase 7.5 million Blu-ray 3D discs this year rising to 41 million in 2014.

Blu-ray Sales Rise in Western Europe and Japan

media control GfK International announced that it has released its 2010 Year End Home Video Retail Sales Report.

Sensio Delivers NBA All-Star Game in 3D

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Sensio Technologies announced that they will distribute NBA All-Star Saturday Night and the 60th NBA All-Star Game to more than 100 international cinemas live in 3D.

Sony Launches Qriocity Music Service

Sony Corporation announced that it has launched its Music Unlimited powered by Qriocity service in France, Germany, Italy and Spain.

Survey Says Europeans Cautious of 3D TV

Twenga announced that, according to its Christmas shopping survey of 3,000+ European Internet users, 47% of Europeans don’t want to receive a 3D TV for Christmas.

Sony Qriocity VOD Makes European Debut

Sony Europe announced the European launch of Video On Demand powered by Qriocity.

Blu-ray Disc Sales Double in Europe

The Digital Entertainment Group Europe (DEGE) announced that, in the third quarter of 2010, Blu-ray Disc sales across Europe doubled year over year.

Remote Control Overload Spoils the Mood

Logitech announced that a new study it commissioned suggests that many consumers suffer from remote control overload and show a clear interest in technologies that make home entertainment simple again.

Singulus Cuts 2010 Sales Target

Singulus Technologies AG announced that it posed an operating loss of €5.0 million (US $7 million) in its third quarter and has reduced its 2010 sales outlook from €130-€135 million (US $180-187 million) to €118-€125 million (US $164-$173 million). Additionally, Singulus will continue to consolidate its optical disc business in Kahl am Main (Germany) by [...]

Will Consumers Buy Into 3D TV?

Strategy Analytics announced that the results of its latest survey suggest roughly 8%-10% of the overall population is likely to actively view and potentially pay for 3D TV services.