DTS Link With New DivX Release

Calabasas-based DTS, the provider of surround sound audio technology, and San Diego-based video encoding/decoding software provider DivX will be integrating their respective solutions together in a new DivX software release. The two said that DTS-HD audio encoding and decoding will be part of the DivX 10 software release, which lets users create and playback video with DTS-HD audio on Windows and Mac. Financial details of the deal were not announced. The two said that DTS-HD is specifically aimed at enabling surround sound with streaming media services.