Compactdisc

10.01.12
The CD celebrates its 30th birthday, recalls a time when it was cool to play music with lasers
10.01.12

The CD celebrates its 30th birthday, recalls a time when it was cool to play music with lasers

Like so many other technologies, it's tough to pin down an exact birthday for the compact disc. If...

By B. Heater,   10.01.12
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08.15.12
Sony unveils in-car receivers with App Remote, taps into your smartphone music from October
08.15.12

Sony unveils in-car receivers with App Remote, taps into your smartphone music from October

Sony has been big on smartphone integration for car audio lately, having already launched its Mirr...

By J. Fingas,   08.15.12
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07.08.11
Sony MiniDisc Walkman to stop spinning in September (video)
07.08.11

Sony MiniDisc Walkman to stop spinning in September (video)

Aside from with a handful of stateside early adopters (and a few million others in Japan) eager to...

By Z. Honig,   07.08.11
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03.09.09
Compact Disc turns 30, MP3 doesn't bother to send a gift
03.09.09

Compact Disc turns 30, MP3 doesn't bother to send a gift

We're not quite sure how much related celebrating went on this past weekend, but the iconic Compact...

By D. Murph,   03.09.09
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12.08.08
Portable CD players see a resurgence in the UK
12.08.08

Portable CD players see a resurgence in the UK

Unless you have some unexplained obsession with gadgets of yesteryear, you probably haven't been pa...

By D. Murph,   12.08.08
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08.16.07
Happy 25th Birthday, compact disc!
08.16.07

Happy 25th Birthday, compact disc!

Has it really been a quarter-century since the first compact disc was pressed, finally freeing us f...

By Evan Blass,   08.16.07
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