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Thursday, 03 March 2005 ,  Written by Jerry Del Colliano
In the wake of the format war between DVD-Audio and SACD where no side could even come close to claiming any level of victory, the hybrid format of DualDisc (CD on one side and DVD on the other) is suddenly showing signs of life. Yesterday, March 2, a record critic analyst from Clear Channel Radio was on CNN’s Headline News, talking about J-Lo’s new album and how radio-friendly it was. Rebirth, the new album from Jennifer Lopez on Epic Records, is being released as a DualDisc, according to the source from Clear Channel. The significance isn’t a bunch of audiophiles rushing to Tower Records to hear the latest high-resolution surround sound from Jenny from the Block – what is important is that mainstream America is hearing about a new high-performance audio format that is being supported by all four major labels. They are hearing about the video goodies on the disc. With backwards compatibility ...
Thursday, 16 December 2004 ,  Written by Jerry Del Colliano
According to reports on the Internet and releases from a number of high-performance audio companies, the recently released DualDisc software titles are causing problems. The brands that reportedly have troubles with DualDisc are a who’s who of high-end DVD players, including Sony (Europe), Marantz, Mark Levinson, Proceed and Lexicon.
Thursday, 28 October 2004 ,  Written by Jerry Del Colliano
The music industry is showing some signs of a rebound in the first half of 2004, with full-length CD shipments to retail outlets increasing by 10.2 percent, compared to the amount of shipments over the same time period in 2003. This is the first time in five years that the first half of the year has experienced an increase in shipments. DVD music videos and licensed digital downloads also showed impressive growth, according to new data announced today by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
Wednesday, 13 October 2004 ,  Written by AVRev.com
Coding Technologies and Orban has debuted HDC Surround, a 5.1 channel audio solution for HD Radio. Built on top of the HDC codec already used by HD Radio, HDC Surround will enable stations to efficiently upgrade their HD Radio broadcasts to 5.1 channel surround sound while maintaining audio quality and compatibility for stereo-only receivers.
Thursday, 30 September 2004 ,  Written by Jerry Del Colliano
The designer of the DualDisc, Dieter Dierks, who is also reportedly involved in a legal battle over patent issues with WEA, announced a new disc format called One Disc. The One Disc format showcases Dieter Dierks’ DVDPlus technology, as it combines a full capacity CD on one side and a full capacity DVD on the other side. The creator claims the format has no compatibility issues with existing hardware and can be played or viewed in the standard CD or DVD player including, but not limited to, computers and home theater systems.
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