Sonic acquires DivX to expand online movie delivery options, share of Kazaa downloads

Engadget writes, "Just because Sonic shifted its CinemaNow name into the care of Best Buy, don't think it's taking a break from working digital movie delivery options into every device it can. To that end it's purchased DivX, formerly a name you knew only as an illegal download enabling codec, but is now a legitimate enterprise that has agreements with major movie studios and more than 150 consumer electronics manufacturers."

Read Full Story >>
fatstarr4754d ago

this is quite awesome and shocking. I thought divx was big enough to not get eaten but I guess I am wrong. Sonic isn't a bad company I use digital media + to burn dvds/cds/backup and such and it hasn't let me down in over like 7 years+.