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CyberLink Partners with Hitachi, Panasonic, Philips, Samsung and Sony to Establish One-Blue, LLC
Taipei, Taiwan—May 2, 2011— CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW), innovative solutions provider for the connected digital lifestyle, today announced joining Hitachi, Panasonic, Philips, Samsung and Sony, in establishing One-Blue, LLC, an independent licensing company that will administer a one-stop shop product license for patents essential to Blu-ray Disc™ products. One-Blue is designed to provide an important licensing service to the entire industry while at the same time stimulating the growth and adoption of Blu-ray Disc™ products. Under the one-stop shop product license, potential licensees no longer need to handle issues with respective patent owners individually.
“We are excited and honored to be among the elite companies who had dedicated to Blu-ray discs innovations,” said Alice H. Chang, CEO of CyberLink. “And it marks a milestone of our mission to become the leading company in terms of innovative ingenuity.”
CyberLink has been dedicated in developing Blu-ray disc software solutions and patented technologies, offering a complete range of software to play movie titles; capture, and edit videos; author photo and video discs and burn all types of media to Blu-ray Discs and DVDs. The investment in One-Blue not only demonstrates CyberLink’s strengths pioneering in Blu-ray technologies, but also marks an important advancement to its vision of Blu-ray format universalization in the near future.
CyberLink Corp is the leader and pioneer in enabling digital multimedia on PCs, CEs and mobile devices through the use of video editing software, video player software, and other multimedia solutions. Backed by a group of high-caliber software engineers, CyberLink owns its core codec and a number of patented technologies. CyberLink has built a solid reputation for delivering high-quality, interoperable, and fast time-to-market solutions that keep our OEM partners on the leading edge. Our business partners include leaders in the PC industry: top-5 desktop and notebook providers, optical drive manufacturers and graphic-card makers. Today, CyberLink’s software solutions include: complete applications for Blu-ray Disc playback and creation; digital home entertainment; and touch-enabled media solution. With customers spanning from multi-national corporations to small/medium-sized businesses, and from power users to home users, CyberLink has enjoyed rapid and consistent growth leading to a record breaking IPO in 2000 on the Taiwan Over The Counter Exchange (OTC: 5203). Currently, CyberLink is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: 5203.TW). CyberLink's worldwide headquarters is located in Taipei. To keep up with market demands, CyberLink has operations in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region, including Japan. For more information, please visit CyberLink's website at www.cyberlink.com.
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