After Hours

Cracking Open a portable DVD player

Optical lens close up

Here's a close up of the optical lens. To the left you can make out the data ribbon cable that transmits the data information the lens reads to the DVD player.

About

Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president o...