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TiVo on the go

It seems like TiVo is really out to make customers happy this holiday season. First they allow their users to order pizza from their couch, then they made a killer bundle deal withBestBuy and now... More...

TiVo offers on-screen pizza ordering

TiVo, the pioneer of digital recording service and smart-guide searching now becomes a pioneer in the advertising market by announcinig on Monday a new free service to all subscribers with an active TiVo account: ordering... More...

TiVo Arrives in Canada

TiVo® DVRs available at Best Buy and other major Canadian retailers in time for the holiday season TiVo Inc., the creator of and a leader in television services for digital video recorders (DVRs), announced today... More...

TiVo Adds Sharing of Internet Video

TiVo considering breaking out of its digital video recorder shell and wants to give its customers the ability to connect their television to the Internet. Earlier this month, TiVo partnered with Amazon's Unbox service, allowing... More...

Tivo, Amazon unveil Download Deal

Owners of Tivo's popular digital video recorders (DVR) will soon be able to download videos from "Amazon Unbox on Tivo", an extension of Amazon Unbox (launched in September 2006). Films will be priced at $9.99... More...

TiVo May Give Away Set-Top Boxes

TiVo Inc., the television recording technology company that is facing increasing competition, on Monday said it is considering giving away TiVo set-top boxes as part of plans to win subscribers. Chief Executive Tom Rogers said... More...

Ads soon searchable with TiVo

TiVo announced on Monday a joint effort with several media and advertising agencies to provide its subscribers with searchable ads for selected categories this spring. This feature will allow subscribers to view ads based on... More...

TiVo to Bring TV Programing to IPod, PSP

TiVo Inc. on Monday said it will begin testing a feature in the coming weeks to let some subscribers transfer recorded television programing to Apple iPod digital music players or Sony's PlayStation portable devices, sending... More...

Yahoo and TiVo Announce Partnership

Yahoo Inc. and TiVo Inc. have announced a joint venture that aims to provide Yahoo driven content and services to TiVo's digital video recording devices. Beginning on Monday, November 7th users of Yahoo's... More...

TiVo Users Fear Recording Restrictions

Many fans of digital video recorders made by TiVo Inc. are beginning to fear that Hollywood studios will one day reach into their set-top boxes to restrict the way they record and store movies and... More...

TiVo to Test Internet Download Service

Add TiVo Inc. to the list of companies trying to wed the Internet to television. The digital recording company will soon allow customers to download TV shows to their set-top boxes via the Internet —... More...

TiVo records new DVR patents

TiVo is revving its patent engine to get a jump on the growing number of competitors in the market it pioneered. The Alviso, Calif.-based digital video recorder company announced Tuesday it has... More...

TiVo Pop-Up Ads Raise Consumer Concerns

Digital video recording pioneer TiVo Inc. has long promised "TV Your Way." But the company's plans for pop-up ads and restrictions on copying have sparked worries that the service may be eroding consumer control in... More...

TiVo Will No Longer Skip Past Advertisers

When it debuted in 1999, TiVo revolutionized the TV experience by wresting control of screen time from advertisers, allowing viewers to record shows and skip commercials. TiVo's slogan said it all: "TV your way." Behind... More...

TiVo Desktop 1.3

TiVo Desktop allows you to access your music and photos located on a PC over the network using a TiVo. Only a TiVo Series2 is required to make use of this functionality. You no longer... More...

New TiVo recorders on the horizon

TiVo will be unveiling a Series2 recorder sometime in August (brand new look). The Series2 will be sporting DVD burning capabilities! TiVo's month fee will be $12.95, or a one time fee of... More...

TiVo Will Die

It's always hard to write an obituary, especially when the subject is still alive. It's especially hard for me, because I love the little guy like a brother. But, alas, TiVo will die. I was... More...

TiVo sues EchoStar over DVR patent

Digital video recorder company TiVo filed a patent infringement suit on Monday against EchoStar Communications, a satellite TV service provider. San Jose, Calif.-based TiVo said EchoStar's technology violates its "multimedia time warping... More...

TiVo to Sell Customer Viewing Data

TiVo Inc., the leading maker of digital television recorders, on Monday began offering advertisers and broadcasters second-by-second information on the commercials and shows its users are watching — or skipping. Digital video recorders... More...

TiVo Gets Networked

Owners of TiVo's Series 2 Digital Video Recorders will soon be able to add their unit to a home network, so they can share content among PCs, Macs, and other networked TiVo units in the... More...

Sonicblue, TiVo settle patent spat

Sonicblue and TiVo announced late Friday that the two companies will dismiss their patent infringement claims against one another. The two companies filed lawsuits against each other in the United States District Court for... More...

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