Bye-bye, Blu-ray: Video-on-demand and streaming options are gaining on you

Up-and-coming hi-def online compression formats put even greater pressure on optical media

The Blu-ray disc format, once seen as a savior for the home entertainment industry, is struggling to survive under the assault of video-on-demand and downloads.

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