Tag Archives: Optical Media

Nintendo Wii U Will Use Optical Media But Not DVD or Blu-ray

Last week, Nintendo presented its new Wii U gaming console at the Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3 Expo). Beyond the innovative possibilities of Wii U’s new controller, the system will not use standard DVDs or Blu-rays; however, the games will still … Continue reading

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Room for Two: Apple and Blu-ray

Apple CEO Steve Jobs has been less than enthusiastic about Blu-ray’s future, but the truth is that Apple will certainly not be able to get rid of optical media as we know it. For content, there’s simply nothing on the … Continue reading

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Taiyo Yuden Cutting Production and Workforce

Taiyo Yuden, a global leader in optical media technology, is dealing with a major financial blow by drastically reducing its inventory and workforce all during a time when there’s a growing market for Blu-ray. The Japanese company has been struggling … Continue reading

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