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Walmart Launches Vudu Mobile Disc-to-Digital Service

Walmart announced the launch of its new mobile service that converts DVDs and Blu-ray Discs into digital movies.

Eight Harry Potter Films Coming to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced that it plans to release all eight Harry Potter films on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc this year.

DEG Releases Year-End 2015 Home Entertainment Report

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group announced that it has released its year-end 2015 home entertainment report for the United States.

DEG Releases Q3 2015 Home Entertainment Report

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group announced that it has released its third quarter 2015 home entertainment report for the United States.

UltraViolet Awareness and Satisfaction Grows

The NPD Group announced it reckons that awareness of, and satisfaction with, UltraViolet (UV) is on the rise among U.S. consumers.

Optical Media Industry Talks Turkey at MEDIA-TECH Conference

The MEDIA-TECH Association announced that more than 150 people attended a successful MEDIA-TECH Conference Europe, which was held June 3, 2014 in Hamburg, Germany.

TV Popular for UltraViolet Viewing

The NPD Group announced its research suggests that over half of the 16 million UltraViolet users in the U.S. view their cloud-based  movie library on a television.

CyberLink Unleashes PowerDVD 14

CyberLink Corp. announced its new PowerDVD 14 media playback software, which is available in Live, Ultra, Pro and Standard versions.

BluFocus to Manage UltraViolet Verification

BluFocus Inc. announced that it will manage the UltraViolet Compliance Verification Program for the Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (DECE).

Rovi Touts DivX DRM for UltraViolet Digital Downloads

Rovi Corporation announced that its DivX Digital Rights Management (DRM) system has received conditional approval for use in UltraViolet digital downloads.

Studios Embrace Dolby Digital Plus for UltraViolet

Dolby Laboratories announced that Twentieth Century Fox and Anchor Bay now encode movies and TV programs in the UltraViolet Common File Format (CFF) using Dolby Digital Plus.

Using Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) in UltraViolet

The Entertainment ID Registry Association announced that it has published a detailed FAQ on the use of its Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) in the UltraViolet work flow.

SuperTicket Treatment for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Cineplex Entertainment announced that it is now selling advanced SuperTickets (theatre admission + UltraViolet copy) for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

Digital Distribution Gains Momentum

The Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) announced that it has published its third quarter 2013 Home Entertainment Report.

SPHE and VUDU Launch VUDU Extras+

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and VUDU announced VUDU Extras+, which adds Blu-ray and DVD-like features to select movies available on the video streaming service.