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Roxio owner Sonic has sucked up DivX in a $323m deal it claims will streamline "over the top" movie distribution. DivX is best known for its codec technology, which enables decent quality video transmission, and has cropped up in a range of devices from handsets to TVs. It is notorious for a long-running dispute with Universal …

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Grenade

Remind Me

What was the name of that once good CD burning product that turned into Roxio and became a steaming turd? Will that be the future of Divx?

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Coat

DivX?

Oh yeah, I remember that, torrents of pirated hollywood movies and porn used it. Happy days.

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@Eddie

Sonic MyDVD and I still use it. Simple and works like a charm. Roxio uhh!

DivX. Stoopid me puchased that encoder package. Takes over 3 hours to encode 45 mins of video using a 3.4 Ghz HT machine. Cannot read all formats it is supposed too (and DVDs). The DivX "crowd" were of no help. Now I just .iso for free! 15 minutes tops.

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Anonymous Coward

@Eddie

Adaptec Easy CD Creator.

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