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Anchorman 2: Marketing Marvel

Thu, 12/26/2013 - 12:00
In May of 2012 the warm, rustic, and soothing voice of Ron Burgundy announced the sequel to the comedy Anchorman. He did so the only way a man of his age and build should — by dancing down the steps of Conan O’Brien’s late night talk show with his trusty flute in hand. Since this unforgettable spectacle, it’s become hard to hide from the man in the red suit. He’s appeared in shows, radio, commercials, pictures, and about every media in between. A week after the sequel came to theaters, Continue Reading

Holiday Favorites on TV This Week!

Mon, 12/23/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – Monday Night Football: Falcons at 49ers – ESPN 8:25PM ET The 49ers are playing their best football of the season after knocking off the Seahawks at home and taking care of Tampa Bay, but this game has more a deeper meaning. After 53 years of Candlestick park the red and gold will play their final game; closing down a stadium rich with history. The 49ers will look to leave the grounds with a win, but will face the 2012 NFC conference contender. TUESDAY – E:60 2013 Stories of Continue Reading

You Don’t Have To Brave The Cold This December!

Fri, 12/20/2013 - 11:30
Along with the Holiday cheer, December brings us rain, frost, hail, snow, and temperatures so cold they could freeze you where you stand. This month, instead of trying to bear the cold or going outdoors for some late holiday shopping, why not spend the time bundled up inside with your favorite actors and actresses? It’s a lot easier and way more fun than putting chains on your tires, only to end up stranded in a snowstorm. To keep you happy this holiday season here are some tips to make sure Continue Reading

Wall to Wall Christmas to Watch

Thu, 12/19/2013 - 12:00
Christmas is coming and instead of just fattening up a Christmas goose, why not increase the size of your “My Shows” list with selections from our Christmas collections? Whether you love “Classic Christmas Chestnuts” like “It’s a Wonderful Life”, “A Christmas Story” and “Elf” or something a little less traditional like our favorites on “The Naughty List”, we’ve got everything you need to celebrate the season just the way you want. “Classic Christmas Chestnuts”: Relive your favorite holiday memories with your family or create new ones with a selection of Continue Reading

TechCrunch TV and MovieFone Coming to TiVo DVRs

Tue, 12/17/2013 - 15:59
Today TiVo is rolling out two new apps to the TiVo Roamio and TiVo Premiere platforms bringing you even more content. TechCrunch TV delivers breaking tech and startup news, interviews and product demos. The TechCrunch TV app will give TiVo owners direct access to the most current and significant information making its way through the tech world at any given moment. For moviegoers and lovers alike, we’ve added MovieFone to our list of available applications! MovieFone is a movie listing and information service, creating a one-stop-shop for movie trailers, reviews Continue Reading

TiVo Launches Opera TV Store on Roamio Platform

Tue, 12/17/2013 - 15:55
As promised TiVo has begun the roll out of the Opera TV Store, a leading HTML5-based TV app platform currently showcasing hundreds of applications. TiVo Roamio owners will start to see the app platform arrive as early as this week and the roll out will continue through the holidays. The Opera TV Store brings hundreds of new apps to TiVo including AccuWeather, All Fitness TV, AP News, Saveur, The Weather Network and Vimeo. So when you see it appear on your TiVo, take a moment to explore all the new Continue Reading

The Pace Heats Up on TV This Week

Mon, 12/16/2013 - 12:00
  MONDAY – Monday Night Football: Ravens at Lions – ESPN 8:00PM ET The Ravens and Lions are looking to shore up a spot in the playoffs, but with three weeks remaining there in no room for error. Neither team can afford to lose in this Monday night showdown. The Detroit Lions have been struggling as of late losing three of their last four while the Baltimore Ravens have won three of the last four. Can the Ravens continue their playoff push or will Detroit get back on track?   Continue Reading

Ho Ho Ho! TiVo’s Survey Uncovers Holiday Favorites!

Fri, 12/13/2013 - 12:00
In the spirit of the holiday season we at TiVo asked TV Lovers to picture their perfect Christmas. Dinner with the cast of “Modern Family”, the stars of “The Big Bang Theory” wrapped neatly under the tree and a Santa Claus that looks suspiciously like George Clooney are the elements to a very merry Christmas.  Oh, and family too! Respondents kept in step with the notion that the holidays are first and foremost about loved ones as 42% of participants favored watching the season’s classics with their family compared to Continue Reading

Operation Home Screen

Thu, 12/12/2013 - 09:00
‘Tis the season of giving, and in keeping with this theme TiVo is proud to announce Operation Home Screen! We at TiVo appreciate our U.S. Military and to show this we will be giving a TiVo Roamio Plus with Product Lifetime Service to 50 families of service men and women at Camp Pendleton in San Diego, California. This way, the men and women who serve our country can still watch their favorite sports teams, be connected to their local news, and access their favorite shows wherever they’re stationed in the Continue Reading

Bonnie & Clyde – Top Moments

Tue, 12/10/2013 - 18:33
The glamour and lore that surrounds Bonnie and Clyde lives on in American households today as 9.8 million viewers tuned in to the A&E Network mini-series. The bank robbing duo were shown through three channels; History, A&E, and Lifetime. The special premiered Sunday night and concluded on Monday in two separate two-hour episodes. Any and all TV critics will find something to appease their expectations, whether they’re in it to be swept up in the romance story or staying glued to the set to see the high-anxiety robberies. Here are Continue Reading

‘Tis the Season on TV This Week

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas – ABCFAM 8:00PM ET Just a cautionary reminder that Christmas is only a couple of weeks away, but don’t fret! This means that Christmas special will be playing around the clock so why not start with one of the most classic of Christmas tales. Jim Carrey plays the Grinch as we see his black heart turn to a heart filled with love in this Oscar-winning film.       TUESDAY – Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show– CBS 10PM ET No matter what Continue Reading

TiVo Premiere Updates Are Now Available!

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 11:30
For months we’ve been raving about the new TiVo Roamio and its attributes and now, TiVo Premiere owners can experience many of the Roamio features as we have completed software updates to Series 4 units. Since our last announcement regarding the TiVo Stream’s Out-Of-Home Streaming capabilities, you’ll notice some additional changes on your TiVo Premiere UI. “What To Watch Now” is available as an option on your TiVo Central Menu, allowing you to look up the most popular shows and movies available to you via cable. If you think you Continue Reading

Sound of Music Live! Top Moments

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 13:33
Do-Re-Mi-Fa-So-Carrie! Last night NBC presented us with something unique to watch as they Carried out a live three-hour Sound of Music special, based off of the Broadway production, starring Carrie Underwood as the beloved Maria von Trapp. It was the first time in 50 years that a show like this was done live. Following the performance the 30 year old country star tweeted “Glory to God tonight…I couldn’t be more proud. What a tough thing to pull off and we did it! I am so blessed!!!” Twitter circulated with positive Continue Reading

Playoffs Come Early on TV This Week

Mon, 12/02/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – ESPN Monday Night Football: Saints v. Seahawks – ESPN 8:25PM ET One of the best matchups of the season will be on Monday Night Football as two juggernaut NFC teams square off. The Saints and the Seahawks are both making very persuasive campaigns for a run at the Super Bowl. Is the 12th man too much for the Saints or will Russell Wilson lose his first game at home?   TUESDAY – The Biggest Loser – NBC 8PM ET After Thanksgiving we can all use a little motivation Continue Reading

Three Cheers for the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

Wed, 11/27/2013 - 14:31
What are you most thankful for this year? Your Thanksgiving feast? Family and friends? Your TiVo Roamio? Or maybe, it’s the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade? The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has become a must watch show for countless families on Thanksgiving. This annual show draws nearly 3.5 million spectators and more than 50 million viewers nationwide! Whether you watch for the floats, marching bands, live music, silly host commentary or chance at the first glimpse of Santa Clause, The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has become a popular tradition to kick Continue Reading

American Music Awards 2013 – Top Moments

Mon, 11/25/2013 - 14:37
Last night, on November 24, 2013, the American Music Awards graced our TV’s, and swiftly grabbed our attention. From 8 PM ET – 11 PM ET, we watched as the musically inclined artists of the generation took the stage to present, accept and perform. The country treated their eyes and ears to the splendor of the musicians’ attire and voices, and TiVo Research and Analytics gathered the Top 5 moments from the show!   Here are TiVo’s Top Five most watched moments: 8:46pm – Host and performer Pitbull takes the Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Football on TV This Week

Mon, 11/25/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – Monday Night Football: 49ers at Redskins – ESPN 8:30PM ET Colin Kaepernick received high praise before the start of the 2013 NFL season as Ron Jaworski of ESPN said Kaepernick “could be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever.” After a season of underachieving the 49ers look to regain composure from their loss in New Orleans. The Washington Redskins at 3-7 see their franchise QB Robert Griffin III is also in a sophomore slump. Tune in to see which struggling team can break through and gets back to their Continue Reading

Thankful for Friends, Family, and Our TiVo

Fri, 11/22/2013 - 12:00
With Thanksgiving on the horizon we’re thankful for a lot of things… including the radio frequency and back-lit keyboard of the latest Slide Remote! The approaching holiday means in-laws are coming into town and you’re going to want your TiVo working as quickly and as strongly as it can. To help make sure you’re not left out in the cold, we’ve tailored this month’s tips and tricks to ensure a speedy TiVo experience. Having the RF (radio frequency) remote lets you be in control of the controls and allows you Continue Reading

Are You Ready for Some Serious Blockbuster Sequels?

Tue, 11/19/2013 - 13:38
Everyone is abuzz over the release of Thor: The Dark World, and the upcoming releases of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues and Hunger Games: Catching Fire.   Go to theaters now to see if Thor manages to restore order across the cosmos in Thor: The Dark World. In Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, will Ron Burgundy and his team reclaim their number one spot on the first ever 24-hour news network? Their perfect hairstyles will be hitting the big screen on December 20. Hunger Games: Catching Fire will show us Continue Reading

The Meaning Behind TV This Week

Mon, 11/18/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – Sleepy Hollow – FOX 9PM ET What is the motive behind the Headless Horseman? Ichabod thought he knew the answer to this question, but a new revelation will determined he still has a lot more to uncover. Ichabod, Abbie, Frank, and Jenny confront the headless haunt in this week’s episode and come to find they may have been wrong the this whole time.   TUESDAY – NCIS – CBS 8PM ET Eleanor Bishop of the NSA works with the team of NCIS after the Secretary of Navy is Continue Reading

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