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On Sunday, January 27th, the 2013 SAG Awards paid tribute to the most talented people across film and television. Actors and actresses from the Screen Actors Guild voted for their peers in this annual awards show that honors the best performers in entertainment. See who walked away with “The Actor” statues!   Outstanding Ensemble in a Motion Picture: “Argo” Outstanding Male Actor in a Leading Role: Daniel Day-Lewis, “Lincoln” Outstanding Female Actor in a Leading Role: Jennifer Lawrence, “Silver Linings Playbook” Outstanding Male Actor in a Supporting Role: Tommy Lee Continue Reading

MONDAY – Dallas (Season Premiere) – TNT – 9PM The lying, deception, blackmail and backstabbing all returns in the two-hour season premiere of Dallas. The late and great Larry Hagman (J.R.), who passed away last November, will be featured in the first six episodes of the season. Rather than recycling the classic “Who Shot J.R.?” scenario, the producers have a new twist planned that is guaranteed to keep viewers watching. TUESDAY – The Mindy Project – FOX – 9:30PM BJ Novak (The Office) guest stars as Mindy’s ideal guy, but Continue Reading

Hey TiVo fans (and potential owners): TiVo's on Woot.com today! For those familiar with Woot, this means you can get a great deal on some TiVo gear -- specifically the TiVo Premiere DVR and Stream, which are bundled into one awesome price. Also, if you know Woot, you know that these deals are only there until, well, they're not there. Which is usually less than a day -- so check it out! [TiVo on Woot.com]

The 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards are finally here! This is a beautiful night that allows actors to celebrate their fellow actors. All eyes are on recent Golden Globe winners Daniel Day-Lewis, Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman to see if they continue to be victorious. This is the award show that will help determine which performances will conquer the Oscars. The unique aspect of the show is that it allows an ensemble of actors to be recognized as one. With 2012 being one of the best years in Continue Reading

On Monday, Beyoncé may or may not have performed the National Anthem at President Obama’s inauguration ceremony. It’s become something of a scandal…but it also got us thinking: Hasn’t lip syncing been a part of pop culture since Ferris Bueller tried to get the entire city of Chicago to “Twist and Shout” during the Von Steuben Day parade? In fact, there’s a long history of lip syncing in movies and we’ve highlighted a bunch in our “It’s Not Just Beyoncé” collection.   Like Ferris, some of them are just good, Continue Reading

Here are five exceptional titles currently on Netflix Instant Streaming that might have flown under your radar. “Brick” (2006) – If you loved the 2012 thriller “Looper,” this film by Writer/Director Rian Johnson is for you. Actor Jospeh-Gordon Levitt stars in a high school neo-noir set in present day Los Angeles where he is a student trying to solve the murder of his girlfriend. Think of it as a modern day version of Jack Nicholson’s “Chinatown” but with less violence and more wit.     “Bernie” (2012) – Jack Black Continue Reading

MONDAY – The Following (Series Premiere) – FOX – 9PM Kevin Bacon stars as Ryan Hardy, a retired FBI agent who is on the hunt for a serial killer Joe Carroll. Agent Hardy already put Carroll behind bars once, but through the use of computer technology, Carroll has inspired a revolution of copycat killers who follow all of his orders from prison before he escapes. The show comes from writer Kevin Williamson (“Dawson’s Creek”, “Scream”, “The Vampire Diaries”).   TUESDAY – White Collar (Mid-Season Premiere) – USA – 10PM One Continue Reading

This year at CES, TV sets were hot again, but getting the best content to the screens is really what TiVo does best. CES is always a whirlwind of activities but despite the fast-paced nature of one of the worlds largest consumer technology trade-shows, we were able to take a break, kick back and spend some quality time with our valued operator partners. We had the opportunity to host over 100 industry executives for drinks and hors d’oeuvre at our booth and even had a chance to toss a football around and Continue Reading

The New Year means new resolutions. Why not make one of those resolutions to make the most out of your TiVo? We wanted to help you out by giving you 8 simple tips and tricks that you might not have known about your favorite DVR!       1. Transfer your Season Pass Recordings: The first thing you’ll want to do with your new TiVo is make sure your favorite shows are ready to record. Skip the hassle of setting up all new Season Passes and transfer the ones you already Continue Reading

TiVo’s data examined the top moments (most watched and re-watched moments) from last night’s Golden Globe Awards on NBC, and found that the top five were from entertainment’s leading ladies. Tina and Amy, the hosts of the night, took two of those top five spots! They were: Adele’s ultra-enthusiastic acceptance speech that included the memorable line “we’ve been pissing ourselves laughing all night” for winning Best Original Song for “Skyfall” Nominated for Best Actor in a Television Miniseries, Tina Fey’s semi-David Bowie look with glasses and a pencil-thin mustache for Continue Reading

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