What Have You Done with All Your Old CDs and DVDs?

Because we're not all artists who can turn dead media into a gigantic skull, I'm curious as to what you guys have done with your dusty collection of CDs, DVDs, Blu-Rays, Laserdiscs, VHS Tapes and all other old, physical media? It seems heartless to toss 'em out but they're also so completely useless. What to do? » 9/11/12 7:30pm 9/11/12 7:30pm

A Gigantic Skull Made From VHS Tapes and CDs Is a Fitting After Life…

I have a gigantic case full of CDs that I have no idea what to do with. Do I toss them out? Do I save them for my kids? I'm sure other people have the same questions with their dead physical media—CDs, video tapes, DVDs, soon to be Blu-Rays—what's going to happen to all of that? Why not turn it into a giant skull like … » 9/10/12 10:30pm 9/10/12 10:30pm

Do You Want Your Video Games As Downloads Or Discs?

With the news that Microsoft is offering full retail games on demand and Sony's PSP Go breaking away from the UMD, it seems that the disc's days are numbered. In your opinion, is that a good thing or a bad thing? » 6/02/09 5:00pm 6/02/09 5:00pm

World's Largest Record Collection is Worth $50 Million; No One Wants it …

If you're looking for a sign that we live in a digital world that cares not for the physical manifestations of our analog past, you need only look at Paul Mawhinney's record collection » 8/19/08 10:45am 8/19/08 10:45am. At over 3 million records, it's the largest in the world. He's trying to sell it due to his advancing age and health problems.…

Death of the Disc: Physical Media Extinct by 2010?

Our own Adam Frucci, also of Sci Fi Tech fame, pokes fun at the arrogance and naïveté of purveyors of physical disc formats with a eulogy he magically delivers from the year 2010. He sets the stage with a little background about how President Obama has personally cured cancer and AIDS, there's a colony on the moon, and… » 12/08/06 11:40am 12/08/06 11:40am