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Are You Ready For Some Football on TV This Week

Mon, 08/19/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – Monday Night Football – ESPN 7PM ET Robert Griffin the Third or RG3 will be recovering from knee surgery, but there is still plenty of reasons to watch this preseason match up. The two teams square off in their second preseason game of the season. Alfred Morris has been working on his hands, lets see if that gives him the edge in the starting job.   TUESDAY – Extreme Weight Loss – ABC 8PM ET In a very emotional Extreme Weight Loss episode, Ashley is a young woman Continue Reading

Breaking Bad

Tue, 08/13/2013 - 12:24
        It was the beginning of the end. On Sunday night, AMC’s Breaking Bad returned for the second half of the fifth and final season, and it brought the chills and excitement that we have grown to expect from Vince Gilligan’s Emmy award-winning show. Fans are rampant with theories about how the final episodes will play out after the premiere. It’s clear that Walter White is hardly finished with his bad side. This episode opening showed a flash-forward of his return to his now-iconic home to retrieve Continue Reading

Football is back on TV This Week

Mon, 08/12/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock– ABC 7PM ET The Bachelorette is over, but our Monday line up got a little more interesting. Tune in to see names like Carrie Underwood, Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley, and Taylor Swift as ABC recaps the four day music festival. Like Country singer Kip Moore would say “It’s about as close to being perfect, it’s got everything but you.”   TUESDAY – Extreme Weight Loss – CW 8PM ET Turning 50 and having your 20th anniversary is enough work to take on Continue Reading

When the curtain comes down, what will Breaking Bad fans watch next?

Fri, 08/09/2013 - 16:47
Like other fans of AMC’s Breaking Bad, the folks here at TRA are waiting in painstaking anticipation to see what devilish plots Walter White has in store for his Car Wash and “other” business in the final 8 episodes beginning on Sunday, August 11th. But soon enough, the Emmy winning series that put Albuquerque on the map as the home of Heisenberg will meet its final end. So what will Breaking Bad fans be left to binge view next? TRA has some big data driven suggestions that will help to comfort Mr. Continue Reading

Bachelorette Finale: All the Right Reasons

Thu, 08/08/2013 - 11:41
After weeks of requisite crying, gushy poetry and unexpected goodbyes, it’s hard to believe this season’s Bachelorette began in the most unexpected of ways: with an original music video featuring international rap sensation, Soulja Boy. Needless to say, Desiree’s quest for love has been a total bell curve. What started as a strong season (remember Jonathan “I take everything too far” Vollinger from night one?) quickly became one of the most underwhelming runs in show history. It’s unclear why fans weren’t as jazzed about Des and her suitors as they’ve Continue Reading

Last Chance for Love on TV This Week

Mon, 08/05/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – The Bachelorette – ABC 7PM ET The season concludes after a shocking twist revealed Brooks Forester did not reciprocate Desiree’s feelings. Now we will find out if she will pick between Chris and Drew or if her heart still holds out for someone who doesn’t “feel like the moments apart are hard enough”.     TUESDAY – Extreme Weight Loss – ABC 7PM ET Alyssa, a 414lb. woman was in a car accident at age 10. The car accident not only took the life of her beloved mother, Continue Reading

Ice Ice Movies: Stop, Collaborate and Watch!

Fri, 08/02/2013 - 12:00
What would you do if you had three months of free time? Travel the world? Write the next great American novel? Learn to play a musical instrument? How about taking three months of your life to arrange clips of dialogue from 280 movies into a single music video re-creating the iconic 90′s Vanilla Ice hit “Ice Ice Baby”? Stop right there. The internet (with it’s infinite amounts of spare time) has already accomplished that last one and we’ve fallen in love with it. This week, we ran across “Ice Ice Continue Reading

Shark Week 2013

Thu, 08/01/2013 - 15:44
        Shark Week is back and ready to take a bite out of television next week.  Starting on August 4th at 8 p.m. ET and running through August 9th, these creatures of the deep will be at the forefront of the Discovery Channel. Here are a few of the shows to look forward to: Return of Jaws Mon., Aug. 5 at 9 p.m. ET/PT A robot submarine captures spectacular footage of Great White Sharks living and hunting off the shores of Cape Cod. I Escaped Jaws Tues., Continue Reading

Get Captured by TV This Week

Mon, 07/29/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – The Bachelorette – ABC 7PM ET Three men are left for a chance at love. Desiree and the group head to the Caribbean island of Antigua for a romantic road trip along the coastline for one suitor and a private helicopter ride with another.     TUESDAY – Capture – CW 8PM ET This new wilderness competition starts! 12 teams of two will have to battle each other over limited resources. The winner of the wilderness challenge taked home $250,000.     WEDNESDAY – MasterChef – FOX 8PM Continue Reading

Top Chef Masters: Does this show make you hungry?

Wed, 07/24/2013 - 14:22
There are plenty of food-focused shows on T.V. these days. Some teach you how to cook; others bring you to restaurants all over the world, while others show amateur professional chefs competing for top titles. One of the original, and still most popular, food challenge series’ is Top Chef on Bravo. A new season of Top Chef Masters premieres tonight at 10/9c. Celebrity chef and host Curtis Stone is back again, along with some special guest judges including, Busy Philipps, Kathie Lee Gifford, Lindsey Price and Ali Larter. The twist Continue Reading

TiVo Tells All on TV This Week

Mon, 07/22/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – The Bachelorette: The Men Tell All – ABC 8PM ET This special episode lets the men who at one point or another found their hands without a rose and their heads heavy reflect on the season that unfolded. The best part is that the women who crushed their dreams tags along with them.   TUESDAY – Who’s Line is it Anyway? – CW 7PM ET For the second week in a row we have to mention Who’s Line is it Anyway. The show started off with a kick Continue Reading

Sharknado’s Top Moments – Twice Bitten

Fri, 07/19/2013 - 17:54
Sharknado originaly aired on July 11th, on SyFy at 9:00 p.m. EST, and within 3 days of airing, the SyFy original doubled the amount of TiVo households that tuned in to catch the sharktastic action. Sharknado was reported as the 5th top tweeted topic the week of July 11th, with over 318,000 tweets. A week later, ScyFy re-airs Sharknado at an earlier time slot and nearly tripled it’s TiVo household ratings. A few top moments spiked in the time-shifted second-by-second data captured by TiVo Research and Analytics, inc. Check out Continue Reading

The 21st Annual ESPY Awards

Thu, 07/18/2013 - 11:38
Last night, we tuned in to the ESPYs, an awards show dedicated to celebrating the achievements of athletes and sports teams. Actor John Hamm hosted the show, bringing with him a wide repertoire of well-known presenters and special guests. The ESPYs put the winners in the hands of the fans. Voting was open to all, giving fans a chance to vote for their favorites in each category right until the show started. Some of the top winners were: Best Male Athlete: LeBron James, Miami Heat Best Female Athlete: Serena Williams, Women’s Continue Reading

2013 MLB All-Star Game Top Moments and TV Auto Ratings

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 17:37
The All-Star Game has become an all-important battle that decides home-field advantage for the World Series. There has been continuous debate on whether or not this should be so. Some argue that the game should be a fun, semi-competitive show of athletic ability and talent. Others believe that the high stakes atmosphere creates an intense form of competition to decide which league possesses the best and most collaborative players. It is significant to understand the league that secures home-field advantage has won four out of the last five World Series. Continue Reading

Three Thumbs up for Tips and Tricks!

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 12:00
Your TiVo loves you. It cares for you. It wants to get to know you on a deeper level, accommodate your needs and make your life easier. You can help your TiVo better understand your viewing likes and dislikes by rating shows on a scale from three thumbs up to three thumbs down! Open the suggestions folder and use the skip to bottom trick to get to the bottom of the list, where you’ll find an option called “Improve Suggestions”. Select this folder and vote on how much you like Continue Reading

Reality Rocks on TV This Week!

Mon, 07/15/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – The Bachelorette – ABC 8PM ET  Ah, the hometown visits. Desiree is brought to the towns where each of the four bachelors grew up for the chance to meet their respective families. The make-or break nature of these visits can only mean one thing: this is not an episode to miss!     TUESDAY – Whose Line is it Anyway? – CW 7PM ET  Finally. It’s back. Whose Line is it Anyway premieres with two new episodes of hilarious improvisational fun. The show will be hosted by Aisha Continue Reading

Real Housewives: the First Ladies of Bravo

Thu, 07/11/2013 - 17:41
Real Housewives mania started back in March of 2006 when Bravo introduced us to the first installment of the series. The ladies of Orange County were the opening act to what has become a 7-year stint into the lives of women who share their families, vacations, shopping and drama with us on a weekly basis. Bravo capitalized on the success of Real Housewives of Orange Country and created casts in New York City, Atlanta, New Jersey, Beverly Hills and Miami and Washington D.C. Many of the women have been give Continue Reading

All New Reality on TV This Week!

Mon, 07/08/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – The Bachelorette – ABC 8PM ET  On the Bachelorette this week, Desiree is down to the final five men and the six of them sail to Portugal! After a few one-on-one dates and a two-on-one date at the go-kart race track, the final four will be chosen in a sure to be dramatic rose ceremony. TUESDAY – Extreme Weight Loss – ABC 8PM ET  A 28-year-old woman working at a prestigious ballet school will need to be on her toes as she aims to shed serious pounds off Continue Reading

Do You Love Fashion?

Wed, 07/03/2013 - 18:21
In a few short weeks, 12 new designers from all over the U.S. are hitting the television screen when Project Runway returns to Lifetime for its 12th season. We are excited to see some familiar faces with Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, Zac Posen and Tim Gunn gracing the judge’s table. There are also a lot of well-known guest judges who will be making appearances, including Kate Bosworth, Kaley Cuoco, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Stacy Keibler, Michael Kors, Kelly Osbourne, Sigourney Weaver and Allison Williams. It appears that clothes aren’t being the Continue Reading

Calling All Comedians!

Tue, 07/02/2013 - 09:33
TiVo has partnered with All Things Comedy, a podcast and video network owned and operated by comedians, for a one-of-a-kind comedy contest! We ask you: What would you do if you had the ability to leverage a TiVo feature in your day to day life as a “superpower”? Submit a video explaining what you would do with TiVo Superpowers and you could win an all-expenses-paid trip to Hollywood for you and a guest along with VIP treatment at an All Things Comedy Show, hosted by none other than Al Madrigal Continue Reading

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