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Blu-ray capacity increase via firmware

LordofEntropy (250334) writes | more than 4 years ago

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LordofEntropy (250334) writes "Blu-ray.com reports that Sony and Panasonic have announced a new optical disc evaluation technology that increases capacity from 25GB to 33.4GB. The tech uses existing Blu-ray diodes and is accomplished via firmware upgrade. The article says that it is not know if and when the upgrade will be adopted into the Blu-ray spec. However, given that Sony and Panasonic are behind it "it will likely happen later this year.""
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And in other exciting news, IBM... (1)

dpbsmith (263124) | more than 4 years ago | (#30674728)

And in other exciting news, IBM has found a way to squeeze 96 columns onto a punched card.

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