Physical media

03.22.12
Lovefilm now streams more content than it mails
03.22.12

Lovefilm now streams more content than it mails

Lovefilm has announced that for the first time, more content was viewed via its instant service th...

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01.05.12
Digital music finally outsells physical media, books look on in alarm
01.05.12

Digital music finally outsells physical media, books look on in alarm

That sharp sucking of air you heard at the end of 2010, well, that was the record industry wincin...

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11.01.11
Lego CD / DVD ripper lets you drop your physical media -- literally (video)
11.01.11

Lego CD / DVD ripper lets you drop your physical media -- literally (video)

If the only thing standing between you and a full abandonment of physical media is the tedious ta...

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08.16.11
Apple's OS X Lion USB sticks now available online, for $69
08.16.11

Apple's OS X Lion USB sticks now available online, for $69

After more than a week's worth of rumors and speculation, Apple has finally released its OS X Lio...

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07.23.11
CD-shaped mouse is perfect for our physical media-free future
07.23.11

CD-shaped mouse is perfect for our physical media-free future

Unless you've got a penchant for going the ultralight route, chances are you've got a DVD or othe...

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11.22.10
Netflix formally launches $7.99 streaming-only plan, bumps unlimited DVD plans by a buck or more
11.22.10

Netflix formally launches $7.99 streaming-only plan, bumps unlimited DVD plans by a buck or more

Well you had to know it was coming: the streaming-only plan Netflix unofficially rolled out last mo...

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07.23.10
Physical and digital distribution sales for games nearly equal, GameStop CEO thinks people like boxes
07.23.10

Physical and digital distribution sales for games nearly equal, GameStop CEO thinks people like boxes

There are two ways to look at physical media. Some see it as needless clutter; useless relics takin...

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02.02.09
Futuresource predicts physical media market will remain flat until 2012
02.02.09

Futuresource predicts physical media market will remain flat until 2012

As we've seen, Blu-ray does seem to be growing its slice of the packaged media pie, but research fir...

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01.28.09
Netflix sees subscribers opting for streaming over mailing, global surplus in red envelopes predicted
01.28.09

Netflix sees subscribers opting for streaming over mailing, global surplus in red envelopes predicted

We already covered the numbers from Netflix's impressive earnings call this past Monday, but there...

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