DivX And Meedio Demonstrate New Solution To Extend Digital Content Throughout The Home

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Companies show DivX Connected solution to access, control, and extend MeedioÂ?s digital media center software from inexpensive consumer electronics devices.

Berlin, Germany (PRWEB) September 2, 2005 – Leading video technology company DivX, Inc. and leading digital lifestyle software developer Meedio, LLC have partnered to demonstrate the DivX Connected Program today through September 7 at IFA Berlin.

Products and services in the DivX Connected Program enable consumers to easily access digital content from networked devices throughout the home. Content formerly available only on PCs can now be enjoyed in the living room, including premium content services, personal information services and interactive gaming.

Meedio is the first software developer to demonstrate a DivX Connected application capable of being privately branded by consumer electronics OEMs, IC manufacturers, and content providers. Meedio has enabled their award-winning Meedio Essentials and Meedio TV applications with DivX Connected technology that allows users to access and control digital photos, music, movies, TV, news, weather, and games from inexpensive DivX Connected devices such as networked DVD players.

“Meedio creates extremely versatile and popular software for PC-based home entertainment. We are very excited to be demonstrating Meedio’s software on DivX Connected consumer electronics devices,” said Bill Holmes, Vice President of Consumer Electronics at DivX, Inc.

“Meedio is very pleased to be working with DivX to bring robust digital content to consumers throughout their home using affordable consumer electronics devices. The DivX Connected Program is sure to revolutionize the landscape of the digital home,” stated David Brott, CEO of Meedio.

About Meedio, LLC – http://www.meedio.com/
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Meedio is a leading developer of software for digital home entertainment and automation. Recognized with a 2005 CES Innovations Design and Engineering award, the Meedio platform is used to create a suite of digital lifestyle products for consumers in more than 40 countries and is licensed to resellers, integrators, OEMs, and ISVs worldwide.

About DivX, Inc. – http://www.divx.com/
DivX, Inc. is a consumer-focused video technology company positioned at the center of multimedia convergence. The company's core offering is the DivX® video codec, among the world's most popular video compression technologies with over 200 million users worldwide. The patent-pending DivX video technology offers DVD-quality at 10 times greater compression than MPEG-2 files, enabling full length films to easily fit on a CD or be delivered over broadband connections. DivX video technology powers a range of applications that span the convergence value chain, from a secure IP-based video-on-demand solution to next-generation consumer electronics products and video software applications. DivX, Inc. is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Press Contacts:

For Divx:

Tom Huntington

858-882-0672

For Meedio:

Alan Cheslow

877-633-3461 x704

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