Samsung Blu-ray Players Now Support YouTube, Blockbuster, MKV

Samsung Blu-ray YouTube Screen - Credit: CNETAlmost every month we hear about new supported services being added to networked Blu-ray players and HDTVs from the likes of LG, Samsung, and others. Today Samsung is pushing out a new firmware update that adds YouTube (not YouTube HD — at least not yet) and Blockbuster video streaming to its line of Network Blu-ray [...]

DivX Pro 7 Release Adds HD H.264, AAC, and MKV Container Support

Divx 7 GraphicGot $20? You might be interested in picking up DivX's latest software release, DivX Pro 7 for Windows XP/Vista (32-bit). The new application is capable of encoding 1080p HD video in H.264 with multichannel audio (AAC) and subtitle tracks all in the smoking hot MKV audio/video container. The company actually calls this new configuration the [...]