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2014-04-06 20:21:41

Sony provides end-to-end 4K solutions for professional production and content creation applications LAS VEGAS, April 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony NAB Booth# C1101 -- At NAB 2014, Sony is highlighting new and enhanced professional A/V solutions that deliver the highest performance and most dynamic viewing experiences. Sony is showcasing its latest developments in 4K, including new technologies that address professionals' needs in diverse content creation and production applications and...

2010-07-17 06:05:00

Sharp announced Friday that it will release a recordable Blu-ray disc this month that can store as much as four seasons of a television series. The Japanese electronic maker told AFP news that the world's first triple-layer disc has a capacity of 100 gigabytes, twice as much as the dual-layer discs on the market. The disc will be available in Japan from July 30, with the price expected to be about $60 each.  The company also will sell recording machines compatible with the format....

2009-04-20 09:30:00

Blue-Violet Laser Technology Offers High Capacity Storage and Faster Transfer Rates LAS VEGAS, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- National Association of Broadcasters Show 2009 -- Maxell Corporation of America, (www.maxell.com), introduces the new Maxell Professional Disc PD-50DL, featuring high volume capacity and the ability to store superior picture quality formats. Developed for use with the Sony XDCAM and professional broadcasting optical disc systems, the Maxell Professional Disc PD-50DL can...

2009-01-23 12:40:00

Free Online Seminars to Cover Latest HD Media and Recording Formats, including Optical Disc, Hard Disk Drives and Flash Memory PARK RIDGE, N.J., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Electronics' Professional Media Group is conducting the third session in its annual series of online seminars on high-definition recording media and formats. These web-based courses, designed for production professionals, are available at no charge. They will begin on Jan. 27 and again be led by Wayne Desmond, national...

2008-07-22 09:00:42

Sony Creative Software, a leading worldwide provider of professional video and audio production applications, today announced the availability of Sony's new multi-codec video encoder for Blu-ray Disc authoring developed in conjunction with Sony Electronics and Sony Pictures Imageworks. Originally announced by Sony Electronics at NAB 2008, the BAE-VX1000 encoder is priced to bring high-speed, high-quality Blu-ray Disc authoring within reach of smaller studios. "As Blu-ray Discs become...

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