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Company Overview of CinemaNow, Inc.

Company Overview

As of December, 2008, CinemaNow, Inc. was acquired by Sonic Solutions. CinemaNow, Inc. sells and delivers Hollywood movies, television shows, and music concerts and videos online. It offers digital entertainment technology solutions that powers video stores and content solutions for consumer electronics products, as well as broadband video-on-demand services. The company also provides PatchBay, a proprietary content-on-demand distribution and digital rights management system that powers the Web site. CinemaNow, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Marina Del Rey, California.

4553 Glencoe Avenue

Suite 200

Marina del Rey, CA 90292

United States

Founded in 1999

Phone:

310-314-3000

Fax:

310-314-3050

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CinemaNow, Inc. Key Developments

CinemaNow to Launch Disc-to-Digital Service in Canada

CinemaNow announced to launch their Disc-to-digital capabilities in Canada. With CinemaNow's Disc-to-digital service, Canadians can take their physical DVDs, convert them to a digital format in the convenience of their home, and watch them on CinemaNow which is available through more than 1,000 connected devices. Disc-to-digital capabilities have been made possible through CinemaNow's launch of Ultraviolet, which is a way for consumers to collect, share and enjoy their movies and TV shows. UltraViolet is designed and operated by the Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (DECE), a cross-industry consortium including many of the world's leading entertainment studios, technology providers, device makers, retailers and video service providers. Customers register for a free account on CinemaNow.com and simultaneously create a free Ultraviolet account. Customers then download the free Disc-to-digital software that recognizes an eligible DVD movie and converts it to a digital format. The movie is then ready for viewing through CinemaNow which is available on more than 1,000 devices, spanning smart TVs, computers, gaming consoles, tablets and smartphones. Nearly 4,000 DVD titles from Fox, Warner, Sony, Universal and Paramount are eligible for Disc-to-digital conversion. The cost for each conversion is $2 for standard-definition and $5 for high-definition. The digital movie can be streamed or downloaded.

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