Divx Releases Authoring Tool

San Diego-based Divx has released a new software for authoring Divx content video files, the firm said Monday. The new tool, DivX Author, allows users to create DivX files, menus, chapters, subtitles, and audio tracks. DivX said the software was created in partnership with Pegasys/TMPG. DivX develops video compression and decompression software incorporated into DVD players and other products.