Rovi Corporation

Sharp and Rovi renew DivX deal

Sharp has renewed its multi-year DivX licensing agreement with Rovi Corporation, allowing it include DivX HEVC technology in its next-generation of AQUOS TVs and Blu-ray recorders. The agreement will allow Sharp to support high-quality streaming and playback of DivX HEVC HD 720p/1080p and Ultra HD/4K HEVC content. The deal also includes use of Rovi’s adaptive […]

Rovi hits 1 billion DivX device milestone

Rovi Corporation has reached a 1 billion milestone for shipments of DivX-supported devices, it announced today.  DivX technology is now included in more than 30,000 models of devices, including digital TVs, set-top boxes, smartphones and tablets. The news came as Rovi announced that Japanese entertainment publishing firms Kinema-Junposha has selected its DivX Video Service to […]