Optical storage

05.26.10
5nm crystals could lead to vastly larger optical discs, mighty fine time machines
05.26.10

5nm crystals could lead to vastly larger optical discs, mighty fine time machines

Blu-ray was already looking mighty fine at 25GB of storage per layer -- and if Sony manages to make...

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11.14.09
Cranberry DiamonDisc: the $35 DVD that'll last longer than your ghost
11.14.09

Cranberry DiamonDisc: the $35 DVD that'll last longer than your ghost

We've seen outfit after outfit trumpet their long-lasting optical storage wares before, but Cranberr...

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07.18.09
Millenniata's Millennial Disk should last longer than you, your memory
07.18.09

Millenniata's Millennial Disk should last longer than you, your memory

Considering that we're still waiting patiently for any company (we're looking at you, Call/Recall)...

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05.21.09
Aussie whiz-kids can cram 1.6TB on a DVD-sized disc, go Outback tonight
05.21.09

Aussie whiz-kids can cram 1.6TB on a DVD-sized disc, go Outback tonight

Don't take it personally, Blu-ray -- we still love you and all, but there's just something dreamy ab...

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04.27.09
GE microholographic storage promises cheap 500GB discs, Blu-ray and DVD compatibility
04.27.09

GE microholographic storage promises cheap 500GB discs, Blu-ray and DVD compatibility

Ah, holographic storage -- you've held so much promise for cheap optical media since you were fi...

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04.27.09
GE microholographic storage promises cheap 500GB discs, Blu-ray and DVD compatibility
04.27.09

GE microholographic storage promises cheap 500GB discs, Blu-ray and DVD compatibility

Ah, holographic storage -- you've held so much promise for cheap optical media since you were fi...

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12.02.08
Pioneer shows off 16-layer 400GB Blu-ray Disc, affirms compatibility with current players
12.02.08

Pioneer shows off 16-layer 400GB Blu-ray Disc, affirms compatibility with current players

When Pioneer first introduced its unicorn-like 16-layer 400GB Blu-ray Disc, we weren't sure if the...

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12.02.08
Pioneer shows off 16-layer 400GB Blu-ray Disc, affirms compatibility with current players
12.02.08

Pioneer shows off 16-layer 400GB Blu-ray Disc, affirms compatibility with current players

When Pioneer first introduced its unicorn-like 16-layer 400GB Blu-ray Disc, we weren't sure if the...

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08.05.08
Pioneer finds 20-layer 500GB Blu-ray Disc "feasible"
08.05.08

Pioneer finds 20-layer 500GB Blu-ray Disc "feasible"

Now here's a rate of progress we could get used to. Nary a month after Pioneer trumpeted a 400GB Blu...

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