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DVD sales down by 20%, Netflix subscriptions up 33%

05/04/2011, Is the DVD format about to die out? According to a report by the Digital Entertainment Group, DVD sales in the US, Q1 2011 have dropped 20% when compared to Q1 2010. Studios blamed the fall in sales due to quirks in release cycles, but observers...

Buffalo Portable DVD Drive looks sleek and sexy

04/27/2011, Rarely do manufacturers take the time to design sleek cases for their peripheral devices, but Buffalo isn’t one of them. The company known for their portable and backup storage solutions has just announced the launch of a new portable DVD drive....

Sony: Nintendo 3DS is for kids, Xbox 360’s DVDs not enough

04/08/2011, It’s just another day in the world and Sony is once again shooting its beak off. This time in an interview with Fortune, Sony Computer Entertainment of America president Jack Tretton sounds off on what he thinks about the PlayStation 3 and...

NES Console Turned Into A DVD Player

10/02/2010, Can’t decide what to do with your old NES gaming console? Well, if you have some time this weekend and don’t mind tinkering around, perhaps you’d want to turn it into a DVD player, complete with a DVD-tray popping out from the front. The...

Movies Studios Might Bring Pre-DVD Streaming To PS3, Xbox, And More

09/27/2010, Reports are going around that Sony Pictures, Warner Bros. and Disney are in talks with cable TV systems to offer films for as much as $30 per show soon after they run in theaters, a move which would see new movies reach home viewers without having to wait...

Twinbird Zabady VD-J715B Waterproof Portable DVD Player

06/01/2010, While watching a movie underwater probably isn’t the first thing on everybody’s mind, it’s nice to know that some of the gadgets we have won’t die if we accidentally drop them into the swimming pool. Such a device is the Zabady...

DIY iPod Dock Made From An Old DVD Drive

05/28/2010, You might have used your CD tray as a cup holder in the past, but times have changed, and now DVDs and iPods are all the rage. Keeping with the tradition of using CD trays as holders, a user has decided to turn his DVD tray into an iPod dock, and it was...

Toshiba unveils new DVD and VHS recorders

02/10/2010, Toshiba is back with a heart for those who do not have the intestinal fortitude to get rid of their VHS collection, by offering the D-W255K – a DVD VHS recorder combo that features 250GB of storage space, a digital TV Tuner for HD recording, DLNA...

iConvert digitizes VHS cassettes

08/19/2009, If you happen to own actual working copies of VHS cassettes but have no more players to watch your analog collection, then let the iConvert save the day. This device is able to convert all your VHS archives into a digital format without the need for a PC...

Buffalo DVSM-U24FBS DVD SuperMulti Drive

05/13/2009, Buffalo has just introduced its latest DVSM-U24FBS DVD SuperMulti Drive that not only offers recording of up to 24x DVD±Rs, it also does something most decent DVD players in your living room would do – basic upscaling of any video DVDs to...