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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

Introducing: The NEW TiVo Slide Pro Remote

Thu, 11/14/2013 - 11:30
Thought you had it good with your TiVo remote? Well, you do. But you can have it even better. Enhance your TiVo experience with the new TiVo Slide Pro Remote! Not only does it have a slide out QWERTY keyboard and fully backlit buttons to make searching and text entry faster/easier/dark-room-friendly, but it has an ergonomic exterior that makes it sleeker than ever. And don’t worry – it’s not just a prettier face. The TiVo Slide Pro Remote has a more powerful signal. In addition to IR, it has an Continue Reading

Thor-oughly Entertaining

Tue, 11/12/2013 - 13:49
Living-doll Natalie Portman plays an astrophysicist in the newly released movie Thor: The Dark World. In a movie about a Norse God battling an evil that predates the universe, where a woman is teleported to another world then infected with a supreme energy force, is the most unbelievable part that Natalie Portman is an astrophysicist? While examining this very important question, I started to think about other actors and actresses who have portrayed scientists on the big screen and how believable each of these performances was. Denise Richards plays nuclear Continue Reading

Set to Explode on TV This Week

Mon, 11/11/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – The Blacklist – NBC 10PM ET It’s like Fight Club reimagined as Liz uncovers a plot to destroy the U.S. financial system and have everyone back at zero. During this time Liz needs help when a family member becomes very ill and Tom steps in to help.       TUESDAY – NCIS: Los Angeles – CBS 9PM ET On the list of things you never want to be stolen a nuclear detonation device is among the top. On this episode a nuclear launch by a terrorist organization Continue Reading

Out of Home Streaming Begins Roll-Out to TiVo Stream Users

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 20:37
We recently gave you the game changing news that TiVo Roamio allows you to stream content, both live and recorded, from your DVR to your mobile device, absolutely anywhere in the world. This feature was available to any TiVo Roamio Pro or TiVo Roamio Plus owner, and required no action on their part. They woke up on October 24, 2013 to a treat St. Halloween himself would have been jealous of. Now any and all TiVo Premiere Series or TiVo Roamio series DVR users can join in on the fun! TiVo Continue Reading

Frightfully Good Programming: How To Target Horror Moviegoers

Tue, 11/05/2013 - 15:31
While Linus anxiously awaits the arrival of the Great Pumpkin and Jessie tries to find a way to save her friends from Mr. Pricklepants, children unite in their appreciation of quality Halloween fare.  Adults also appreciate the antics of their favorite animated characters during the season of ghouls and goblins, but All Hallows’ Eve also celebrates the antithesis of these colorful characters, focusing on the darker shades of red and black. I refer to the confluence of horror films that tend to hit the theaters and airwaves every year about Continue Reading

Float On on TV This Week

Mon, 11/04/2013 - 12:00
MONDAY – Sleepy Hollow – FOX 9PM ET The clues need to add up for Abbie and her quest to find out how the missing Crane might be able to rid Sleepy Hollow of the evil horseman and banish him for good. With Ichabod out of the picture, his wife shows herself in a vision to Abbie and warns of the dire need to stop their nemesis.     TUESDAY – Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. – ABC 8PM ET Bodies start to float up, and we literally mean float up, Continue Reading

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