Macrovision to Acquire Muze15 Apr, 2009 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Macrovision Corp. April 15 said it signed a definitive agreement to acquire all of the assets of Muze, Inc. for $16.5 million in cash.
New York City-based Muze markets metadata technology that enables users to search, share and purchase digital entertainment more easily on the Internet.
Santa Clara, Calif.-based Macrovision said it would incorporate Muze technology to help consumers navigate their movies, music and related digital content online and on portable devices.
The transaction is expected to close by the end of April following customary closing conditions.