“A Singapore firm is to release a DVD player that can also play films encoded in the DivX, one of the most popular computer formats
The device, dubbed Maestro DVX-1201, will operate like a standard home entertainment DVD player, except that it can also play computer file formats such as DivX and MPEG-4 for movies, MP3 and WMA (Windows Media Audio) for music and JPEG for images.
It will be the first product from start-up Neuston, a Singapore-based firm, and will be among the first DivX/MPEG-4-compatible players available anywhere. It is expected to be launched in January for under 350 US Dollars, said its marketing director Ambrose Tham. Full Story @ ZDnet