Roxio MyTV ToGo Added to the AMD LIVE! Entertainment Suite
MyTV ToGo Allows Users to Convert Stored TV Programs for Enjoyment on Portable Devices
Santa Clara, California (January 8, 2007) -- Roxio®, a division of Sonic Solutions® (NASDAQ: SNIC), the leader in digital media software, today announced the inclusion of MyTV ToGo™ as part of the AMD LIVE! ™ Entertainment Suite, a family of practical software applications designed to help consumers enrich the AMD LIVE! PC experience. The inclusion of MyTV ToGo will enable users to easily convert stored TV programs, for use on portable devices.
The AMD LIVE! Entertainment Suite is composed of a number of user-friendly applications designed to work with as many devices as possible, and thereby enhance and improve consumers' media center PC experiences. The AMD LIVE! solution helps consumers manage, access, connect, store, distribute, and enjoy digital media content virtually anytime or anywhere. With the addition of MyTV ToGo, users can now seamlessly prepare favorite stored TV programs for easy conversion for use on portable media players and smartphones.
"The addition of MyTV ToGo powered by Sonic Solutions brings a unique new capability to the AMD LIVE! Entertainment Suite," said Joe Menard, corporate vice president of Consumer Business, Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD). "MyTV ToGo represents a compelling complement to the broad range of digital media capabilities we offer, allowing consumers to effortlessly take their favorite TV programs with them for greater enjoyment."
MyTV ToGo enables users to convert Windows Media Center and other DVR recorded content to portable devices. With ReadySync users save time by automatically converting shows when they finish recording, without user intervention. Based on the portable device attached; MyTV ToGo immediately transcodes the content without the user having to worry about the details.
"We are extremely pleased to provide MyTV ToGo as part of AMD LIVE!, " said Stan Wong, general manager, Roxio division of Sonic Solutions. "MyTV ToGo is a natural inclusion for rounding out the AMD LIVE! Entertainment Suite; enabling a complete digital media experience for users who want to convert their favorite saved TV programs for enjoyment on-the-go."/p>
MyTV ToGo LE is available now from http://www.amdlive.com.
Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 350 million users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at www.roxio.com.
Roxio's parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC www.sonic.com) is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD, to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premier solutions for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others. Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.
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