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Imation Racks Up First Quarter Loss

Imation Corp. announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2013.

Imation Bids Adieu to Memorex and XtremeMac

Imation Corp. announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2012, as well as its plans to divest its Memorex and XtremeMac consumer electronics businesses.

Imation Reports Dismal Q3, Slashes Workforce

Imation Corp. announced financial results for its third quarter 2012 as well as plans to reorganize and cut its global workforce by 20 percent.

Just Scratching the Surface: Writable Optical Disc Protection

Let’s face it — writable CDs and DVDs are tough but they can be damaged. Scratches, scrapes, fingerprints, dust, and just plain crud can play havoc with reading and, especially, with writing. Dealing with these everyday realities in ways that keep discs realistically priced and marketable remains a challenge for product designers. Just Scratching the [...]

Imation Posts Loss in Q4 2010

Imation Corp. announced financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2010.

Imation Gets Strategic

Imation Corp. announced its new strategic direction as a technology company that is focused on growth opportunities in data storage, protection and connectivity.

Press the Netflix Button on the Remote

Netflix, Inc. announced a number of consumer electronics companies plan to place Netflix-branded one-click buttons on remotes that operate Internet connected TVs, Blu-ray disc players and other devices.

100 Devices Serve Up BLOCKBUSTER On Demand

Blockbuster Inc. announced that its BLOCKBUSTER On Demand service is available on more than 100 devices – including Blu-ray Disc (BD) players, televisions, smartphones, DVRs and digital media adapters.

RoxioNow Powers Online Movie Delivery

Sonic Solutions announced that, over the holiday season, its RoxioNow platform will power online movie delivery to a multitude of new HDTVs, Blu-ray Disc (BD) players, Digital Media Adapters and mobile handsets from well-known manufacturers.

Imation CTO to Address LOC Digital Preservation Meeting

Imation Corp. announced that its Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President Dr. Subodh K. Kulkarni has been invited to speak at the 2010 Library of Congress Meeting on “Designing Architectures for Digital Preservation.”

Imation Donates CDs and DVDs to Mississippi Schools

Imation Corp. announced that it will donate 100,000 Memorex brand writable CDs and DVDs to local Mississippi school districts, including the DeSoto County School District, which has recently begun its new school year.

HP LightScribe Direct Disc Labeling Review

What’s the best way to label a disc — marker? sticker? printer? The inventive folks at Hewlett-Packard think they have the answer with LightScribe, promising slick labels with fewer hassles. But does HP’s LightScribe live up to the hype?

Our Discs are Sealed

Isn’t it amazing that for all of the careful design they put into CD and DVD technology, the engineers never stopped to consider how discs might be labeled on the desktop? Thankfully, the marketplace has come to the rescue with its own solutions—some good, some not so good, but all ingenious in their own regard.