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JVC to plug in Sonicblue dual-deck tech

Sonicblue announced Monday that it has signed a licensing deal with JVC that lets the consumer-electronics maker use Sonicblue's dual-deck technology in combination DVD/VCR products. The Santa Clara, Calif.-based Sonicblue has similar agreements with Thomson Multimedia, LG Electronics and Samsung Electronics. The companies kept the terms of the deal private. Other such deals are expected over the course of the year, according to company representatives.

Sonicblue's Go-Video line of video players is one of the company's best-selling product lines and includes combination DVD/VCR players. Sonicblue's other notable product lines include Rio digital audio players and ReplayTV digital video recorders.