DivX Gets Win At LG Electronics

San Diego-based DivX Networks has scored another win for its digital video format. LG Electronics, a major manufacturer of consumer electronics, has introduced DivX Certification for its DVD devices in Canada. The two companies said that LG's line of DVD devices will feature DivX decompression capability and the ability to play DivX encoded disks. DivX provides a video compression technology that it licenses to companies for encoding and playback.