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TiVo Demos NDVR Prototype For Operators at CES

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 10:30
Today, at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, TiVo demonstrated a network DVR prototype for operators, and announced the plan to bring the TiVo Roamio DVR experience to the Cloud with network recordings seamlessly integrated, easily searchable and available anywhere – anytime. The TiVo NDVR is a natural extension of the TiVo solution. Using TiVo’s Emmy Award Winning cloud service, the nDVR will extend the TiVo Service and consistent user experience on every device while enabling consumers to easily find, consume and socially share cloud delivered content through Continue Reading

TiVo TV Binge-Viewing World Record Attempt

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 14:30
The best device to binge-watch your favorite shows on, is looking to hold the binge-watching title! At 7:00 PM PT on Monday, January 6th three contestants at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas will begin their attempt to break the Guinness Book World Record of 86 hours and 37 minutes (held by two Californians who watched consecutive episodes of FOX’s ”The Simpsons” in 2012), by binge-viewing 87 hours of programing. The content for the TiVo TV Binge-Viewing World Record Attempt,* will be streamed straight from one of our very own Continue Reading

New Month, New Shows on TV This Week

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 12:00
MONDAY – The Bachelor – ABC 8PM ET Season 18 of The Bachelor starts this Monday night as the new bachelor, Juan Pablo Galavis, meets with former bachelor Sean Lowe. He better listen to Sean’s advice before he meets with 27 contestants all playing for his heart. This season we have a salsa dancer, a hippie, and a woman who is pregnant all competing for the final rose.     TUESDAY – New Girl – FOX 9PM ET Jess contemplates a different career after an urgent offer arises, but can Continue Reading

Top Programs of 2013

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00
2013 came to an end with televised recaps and how we will remember the year that was. Here at TiVo, we recalled the best moments caught on TV and the shows that were most time-shifted of them all. In a football friendly nation, it’s no surprise who took first for the highest rated programs, but one sitcom reached the top five twice! Here are the lists for the best programs of 2013: Top 5 Moments Top 5 TiVo Moments for the 5 Highest Rated Programs Rank Network Program Name Airdate Continue Reading

Janu-Airing Premieres

Wed, 01/01/2014 - 12:00
The gifts don’t slow down after December 25th, because the New Year brings us January premieres! And this January, we have plenty of new and returning shows to look forward to, kicking 2014 off on a high note. Although we do have to say adieu to American Horror Story: Coven and Betrayal, we look forward to getting back Sherlock, Cougar Town and many other favorites. Here are the shows we’ve already taken the opportunity to hit record on: Community NBC (Thursday, January 2nd) – The season that almost wasn’t. Jeff and Continue Reading

Top Ad Campaigns of 2013

Tue, 12/31/2013 - 12:00
It takes a creative ad campaign to catch audience’s’ attentions, but as 2013 comes to an end, TiVo has compiled the most watched ads of the year. From the best ads for products to the best film campaign a week prior to a film release, these brands, films, and shows were able to captivate viewers. Advertising creative, movie campaign spots and network promos were evaluated with respect to how well their ads resonated with TiVo service subscribers, as measured by their propensity to watch, rewind or fast-forward through the brands’ Continue Reading

Happy New Year on TV This Week!

Mon, 12/30/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – Alamo Bowl: Oregon vs. Texas – ESPN 6:45PM ET Oregon (10-2) faces off against Texas (8-4) in San Antonio. Quarterback Marcus Mariota was in the hunt for the Heisman this year for the Oregon Ducks, but will face a stout foe in Texas’ Jackson Jeffcoat. Mack Brown of the University of Texas will be coaching his team in his last bowl game after a solid season, but this is the Duck’s 9th straight bowl appearance. TUESDAY – New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly– NBC 11:30PM ET 10…9…8… you Continue Reading

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

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