DivX and Sonic Solutions partnership
Sonic Solutions and DivX have announced a partnership to enable the digital distribution of a broad catalogue of high-quality, premium movie titles compatible with DivX Certified consumer electronics devices from all major CE brands. In the initial stage of the partnership, Sonic Solutions will make movies available for download in the DivX format, effective immediately.
Sonic also confirmed that it has joined the Open Screen Project, an industry-wide initiative led by Adobe to provide consumers consistent Internet and rich media experiences across the broadest possible range of consumer electronics. Sonic's participation in the Open Screen Project and support for the Adobe Flash Platform will enable manufacturers of connected devices including televisions, set-top boxes, mobile phones and other consumer electronics to quickly incorporate and deploy premium entertainment services powered by Roxio CinemaNow such as those offered by Best Buy and Blockbuster.