TiVo Announcements

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

MONDAY – How I Met Your Mother (Midseason Premiere) – CBS – 8PM We last left off with Barney proposing to Robin and finishing his last playbook chapter called “The Robin.” There are many great things ahead for these two, but nothing is official until Barney receives Robin’s father’s approval to have his daughter’s hand in marriage. Meanwhile, Ted will attempt to plan the wedding. TUESDAY – New Girl – FOX – 9PM Jess’ parents were already introduced earlier this season making it Nick’s turn to get an unexpected visit Continue Reading

In case you haven’t heard, the 2013 Golden Globe’s will be hosted by the hilarious Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. This duo will be taking us through this year’s best in TV and movies. Since the nominations were announced on December 13th we have been excited to see who the winners will be. Waiting until January 13th is going to be tough! 1.    BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA a.    ARGO Warner Bros. Pictures, GK Films, Smokehouse Pictures; Warner Bros. Pictures b.    DJANGO UNCHAINED The Weinstein Company, Columbia Pictures; The Weinstein Continue Reading

MONDAY – Bunheads (Season Premiere) – ABC Family – 9PM While the studio closed down at the end of last season, the dreams of our favorite dancers are not shattered. We can’t wait to see how the whole gang gets back together.     TUESDAY – Cougar Town (Season Premiere) – TBS – 9PM ABC dropped the show and thankfully TBS picked it up. Courtney Cox is back and hotter than ever in one of the quirkiest comedies of this decade. The concept of the show is hanging on a Continue Reading

“Where’s TiVo?” This week you’ll find the TiVo Guy hitting the strip! Whether you’re a local, visitor or CES attendee, look out for him as he explores the best of Las Vegas from January 8th-January 10th. What happens in Vegas doesn’t have to stay in Vegas! Fans at home can track his journey through photos and videos by visiting the TiVo Facebook page, following the hashtag #whereisTiVo on Twitter and Instagram and checking the Official TiVo Blog.   Spot the TiVo Guy and his TiVo friends at the following locations: Tuesday January Continue Reading

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