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Absolute Time in Pregroove (ATIP) is a method of storing information on an optical medium, used on CD-R and other writable discs.
An alloy is a combination of metals or of a metal and another element.
Azo dyes are organic compounds bearing the functional group R−N.
Blu-ray or Blu-ray Disc (BD) is a digital optical disc data storage format.
In computer hardware, a caddy refers to a container used to hold some medium, such as a CD-ROM.
A CD-ROM is a pre-pressed optical compact disc which contains data.
CD-RW (Compact Disc-ReWritable) is a digital optical disc storage format.
Ciba was a chemical company based in and near Basel, Switzerland.
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.
Compact Disc Digital Audio (CDDA or CD-DA) is the standard format for audio compact discs.
Copy protection, also known as content protection, copy prevention and copy restriction, is any effort designed to prevent the reproduction of software, films, music, and other media, usually for copyright reasons.
Copyright is a legal right, existing globally in many countries, that basically grants the creator of an original work exclusive rights to determine and decide whether, and under what conditions, this original work may be used by others.
In the compact disc system, cross-interleaved Reed–Solomon code (CIRC) provides error detection and error correction.
Cyanine is the non-systematic name of a synthetic dye family belonging to polymethine group.
Data storage is the recording (storing) of information (data) in a storage medium.
Digital media are any media that are encoded in machine-readable formats.
DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.
DVD recordable and DVD rewritable refer to part of optical disc recording technologies.
DVD+R DL (DL stands for Double Layer) also called DVD+R9, is a derivative of the DVD+R format created by the DVD+RW Alliance.
A dye is a colored substance that has an affinity to the substrate to which it is being applied.
Eight-to-fourteen modulation (EFM) is a data encoding technique – formally, a line code – used by compact discs (CD), laserdiscs (LD) and pre-Hi-MD MiniDiscs.
In computing, telecommunication, information theory, and coding theory, an error correction code, sometimes error correcting code, (ECC) is used for controlling errors in data over unreliable or noisy communication channels.
Formazan dyes are artificial chromogenic products of the reduction of tetrazolium salts by dehydrogenases and reductases.
Future US, Inc. (formerly known as Imagine Media and The Future Network USA) is an American media corporation specializing in targeted magazines and websites in the video games, music, and technology markets.
GD-ROM (an abbreviation of "Gigabyte Disc Read-Only Memory") is a proprietary optical disc format originally used for the Dreamcast video game console, as well as its arcade counterpart, the Sega NAOMI and select Triforce arcade board titles.
Gold is a chemical element with symbol Au (from aurum) and atomic number 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur naturally.
HD DVD (short for High Definition Digital Versatile Disc) is a discontinued high-density optical disc format for storing data and playback of high-definition video.
The Hewlett-Packard Company (commonly referred to as HP) or shortened to Hewlett-Packard was an American multinational information technology company headquartered in Palo Alto, California.
The Internet Archive is a San Francisco–based nonprofit digital library with the stated mission of "universal access to all knowledge." It provides free public access to collections of digitized materials, including websites, software applications/games, music, movies/videos, moving images, and nearly three million public-domain books.
The kilobyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
The Eastman Kodak Company (referred to simply as Kodak) is an American technology company that produces imaging products with its historic basis on photography.
LabelFlash is a technology which allows users to burn custom designs or images onto DVD media, introduced by NEC in December 2005 (Yamaha's DiscT@2 patent).
A laser is a device that emits light through a process of optical amplification based on the stimulated emission of electromagnetic radiation.
LightScribe is an optical disc recording technology that was created by the Hewlett-Packard Company.
The mebibyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
The megabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
MIL-CD is a compact disc format created by the video game company Sega in 1999.
, or MCC, is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation.
is one of the largest keiretsu in Japan and one of the largest corporate groups in the world.
MS-DOS (acronym for Microsoft Disk Operating System) is an operating system for x86-based personal computers mostly developed by Microsoft.
MultiLevel Recording (ML) (also known as M-ary) was a technology originally developed by Optex Corporation and promoted by Calimetrics to increase the storage capacity of optical discs.
Next Generation (also known as NextGen) was a video game magazine that was published by Imagine Media (now Future Network USA).
In computing and optical disc recording technologies, an optical disc (OD) is a flat, usually circular disc which encodes binary data (bits) in the form of pits (binary value of 0 or off, due to lack of reflection when read) and lands (binary value of 1 or on, due to a reflection when read) on a special material (often aluminium) on one of its flat surfaces.
Optical disc authoring, including DVD and Blu-ray Disc authoring is the process of assembling source material—video, audio or other data—into the proper logical volume format to then be recorded ("burned") onto an optical disc (typically a compact disc or DVD).
In computing, an optical disc drive (ODD) is a disc drive that uses laser light or electromagnetic waves within or near the visible light spectrum as part of the process of reading or writing data to or from optical discs.
In optical disc authoring, there are multiple modes for recording, including Disc-At-Once, Track-At-Once, and Session-At-Once.
The Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) is an international trade association which promotes the use of recordable optical technologies and products, and most notably it is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the UDF specification.
Packet writing (or incremental packet writing, IPW) is an optical disc recording technology used to allow write-once and rewritable CD and DVD media to be used in a similar manner to a floppy disk from within the operating system.
A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted by a sovereign state or intergovernmental organization to an inventor or assignee for a limited period of time in exchange for detailed public disclosure of an invention.
Koninklijke Philips N.V. (Philips, stylized as PHILIPS) is a Dutch multinational technology company headquartered in Amsterdam currently focused in the area of healthcare.
Phthalocyanine (H2Pc) is a large, aromatic, macrocyclic, organic compound with the formula (C8H4N2)4H2 and is of theoretical or specialized interest.
Polycarbonates (PC) are a group of thermoplastic polymers containing carbonate groups in their chemical structures.
The Rainbow Books are a collection of Compact Disc format specifications.
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a trade organization that represents the recording industry in the United States.
Redox (short for reduction–oxidation reaction) (pronunciation: or) is a chemical reaction in which the oxidation states of atoms are changed.
Small Computer System Interface (SCSI) is a set of standards for physically connecting and transferring data between computers and peripheral devices.
Silver is a chemical element with symbol Ag (from the Latin argentum, derived from the Proto-Indo-European ''h₂erǵ'': "shiny" or "white") and atomic number 47.
is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo.
is a Japanese materials and electronics company, situated in Kyobashi, Chuo, Tokyo, that helped pioneer recordable CD technology (CD-R) along with Sony and Philips in 1988.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
Ultraviolet (UV) is electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength from 10 nm to 400 nm, shorter than that of visible light but longer than X-rays.
Write once read many (WORM) describes a data storage device in which information, once written, cannot be modified.
() is a Japanese multinational corporation and conglomerate with a very wide range of products and services, predominantly musical instruments, electronics and power sports equipment.
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