Blu-ray sales in Europe have been enjoyed something of a boost this year with Twentieth Century Fox announcing that in Q3 Blu-ray disc sales in Europe were up by 49 per cent.
InterviewBlu-ray is five years old this week, with the first discs coming to market way back in June 2006. While the format may not yet be in the public conscience as DVD and VHS before it, there's still no better way to watch movies in the home at 1080p quality.
Blu-ray is celebrating its fifth birthday today, marking the date the first Blu-ray discs went on sale to consumers.
A hospital in Glasgow is doing away with the general anaesthetic, replacing drugs with discs for those who come in for knee surgery.
Blu-rays and DVDs could well be set for a price hike after it was announced that the cost of procurement prices for polycarbonate is set to rise.
A company in the US has come up with the ultimate bit of storage kit – a DVD that lasts a whole millennium.
The new upcoming Blu-ray of Terminator Salvation is to house a unique, one-off special feature – live director commentary.
According to the latest iSuppli reports, Blu-ray will never be the primary drive for PCs, with that title being bestowed on the trusty ol' DVD.
The future is looking pretty bright for Blu-ray in the UK, if the British Video Association's sums are to be believed.