Archive for the 'TiVo' Category

The Rise Of The PVR: Painfully Slow. New Technology Adoption Is Slow

Never be fooled. Things always take a lot longer to change than you think they will – particularly where the mass adoption of a new technology is concerned. The PVR lesson When I started writing about TiVo back in 2001, I saw “PVR’s are a vital piece in the jigsaw.”

Tivo Swivel Search Launched: Content Beyond The Box

Tivo have released a new search function that searches over not only the content on the box or that provided by the broadcaster subscribed to, but stretches beyond this to encompass relevant results from the TiVoCast service and Amazon Unbox™ on TiVo.

Amazon Unbox On TiVo Bound For US

Amazon have teamed up with TiVo to offer the Amazon Unbox service straight to the TV.

TiVo: Broadband Music Deals; TiVoToGo For Mac; Emmy Award: CES 2007

TiVo has been firing out new announcements, as is their want at CES.

TiVo Announces Advertising Search For Television

TiVo are planning a service to target TV adverts at the viewer. Sofa-dwelling viewers will be able to seek out product information on their TV.

NBC Take First Pop At TivoToGo Enhancement

There’s no shock that the US TV networks are compaining about TiVo the customers download shows to portable players. NBC is the first one up.

Nielsen To Include PVR Viewing In Ratings

Finally some good(ish) news for free to air commercial broadcasters. Nielsen figure that PVR are exposed to more adverts.

TiVo, Yahoo Deal Connects

Yahoo now allow you to program your TiVo by single clicking on their TV listings. We think it could stretch quite a lot further than just programming your TiVo via Yahoo.

TiVo And Comcast Plan System To Place Fresh Ads Into Recorded Programs

Comcast teams up with TiVo to keep DVR users topped up with fresh adverts into already-recorded programs. Will TiVo owners accept it?

TiVo Software For Comcast In Strategic Partnership

Cable king Comcast and PVR pioneers TiVo are cosying up in strategic partnership.