Thursday, January 3, 2008
CinemaNow Inks Deal With Macrovision
Marina Del Rey-based CinemaNow, the Internet-based video-on-demand service, and Macrovision, which operates All Media Guide and is in the process of acquiring Gemstar-TV Guide, said today that the two have inked a deal to allow consumers to download video content directly to Macrovision-enabled set top boxes, digital television, and network attached storage devices. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The two companies said that consumers can register their hardware at CinemaNow.com, which will allow those devices to download and view movies, TV shows, and music videos.