Roxio Creator 2011 Lets You Convert 2D Home Movies and Family Photos To…

The newest iteration of Roxio's do-everything software bundle, Creator, will take home movies into the third dimension—it includes tools for managing, editing, and sharing 3D content and even lets users convert existing 2D photos and video into 3D. » 8/24/10 8:35am 8/24/10 8:35am

DivX Acquired By Sonic Solutions With Hollywood Streaming in Mind

DivX Inc, the company that owns the codec which made your early 2000s movie downloads look actually not too bad, is being acquired by Sonic Solutions, a content delivery company, for a reported $300 million. Sonic's been working in circular media like CDs and DVDs for years—they own the popular Roxio brand—but is now… » 6/02/10 1:05pm 6/02/10 1:05pm

Best Buy's CinemaNow Streaming Movie Service Begins This Month

We've known Best Buy's CinemaNow-branded streaming service was in the works for some time now, but it's finally launching this month. At the moment, this only concerns those of you with an LG Blu-ray player, since you'll have access to $3-$4 rentals (and more expensive purchases) first. As the service is refined, it… » 5/18/10 8:39am 5/18/10 8:39am

Roxio CinemaNow Brings Streaming Movies to the Wii (in Japan)

Well, it's Japan-only for now, but the Wii is finally starting to compete with the PS3 and Xbox 360 in the only category in which it's in third place: Media center functionality. CinemaNow, apparently, is the guinea pig of choice. » 6/25/09 6:30am 6/25/09 6:30am

Roxio Toast 10 Titanium Burns Media, Streams to iPhone, Transfers Video…

Roxio Toast 10 Titanium is the latest refresh to the do-it-all, disc burning and file converting app. Now it streams media to your iPhone over 3G, and sends video files to your Tivo. » 1/05/09 12:01am 1/05/09 12:01am

BlackBerry Bold (aka 9000) Will Sync to iTunes

According to CNET, RIM is planning to ship the newly announced BlackBerry Bold (aka 9000) with some newfangled music capability that the folks at Apple may not be all that pleased with. The program in question has been dubbed "Blackberry Media Sync"—and it will make it possible to transfer music to the phone via… » 5/14/08 2:21pm 5/14/08 2:21pm

TiVo Fiddles with Nero to Build PC DVR

Why let Microsoft's Media Center PCs have all the fun? Today, TiVo announced a partnership with Nero to "develop a software solution that will bring TiVo features to the personal computer." The company claims that this is in response to the "growing PC TV tuner market," and in our opinion its a wise move. TiVo lost a… » 11/28/07 10:01am 11/28/07 10:01am

iPhone Video Conversion

[Rewritten by BL 7/15/07] So far, software king of free DVD ripping, Handbrake, has yet to come out with an iPhone preset, but the iPod one works fine. And remember that Handbrake works on copy protected discs, too. » 7/05/07 10:11pm 7/05/07 10:11pm

It's Official: TiVo to Go for Mac Right Now

TiVo to Go is out for the Mac, but support comes by way of Roxio's Toast version 8. Yes, the DVD/CD burning software. So now you can burn your shows to DVD, convert shows to iPod/PSP format, and watch em on your Mac. First 5,000 customers to pick up a copy get a free remote. » 1/08/07 12:01am 1/08/07 12:01am