Sorenson Media Updates Squeeze

Sorenson Media, the developer of video encoding and decoding software which has much of its operations in Salt Lake City, said today that it has updated its Sorenson Squeeze product. The firm, which is headquartered in San Diego, said that the new release adds greater encoding, publishing, pre-processing and filtering functionality to the software. The firm said the updated software--at version 6.5--now includes the AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) format, new filters, and faster encoding speeds.