TiVo Announcements

On Sunday night, The 2014 Billboard Music Awards took place and revealed who dominated the Billboard charts the past year. Awards were given to the top albums, artists, and singles in different genres. This year, after nearly a year of planning, Michael Jackson reappeared in front of the eyes of millions of viewers at home in hologram form. So which moments did viewers watch most? TiVo Research took a look at the numbers. Here’s what they found: 9:18pm – The mesmerizing and baffling “live” Michael Jackson performance was the Top Continue Reading

  In preparation for Mother’s Day, we have released our second annual TiVo Mother’s Day survey celebrating everything from the best of TV moms and shows, to whether or not the kids have control over the remote. Findings concluded that cooking shows like Top Chef were the most popular among 35 percent of moms polled – both to watch and participate in. One-third of the moms in the survey named Bobby Flay as their most wanted in-home personal chef from Food Network. Other fun findings include: 50.9 percent of moms Continue Reading

With all the craziness surrounding last week’s episode of “Game of Thrones”, it got us thinking about other TV shockers we loved. But the hardest thing about talking about shocking TV plot twists is never knowing who’s seen it and who’ll be spoiled. So we created our “TV Shockers!” collection making sure we didn’t give too much away. Think of it as a collection of TV episodes that made us jump off the couch and yell at the screen. Moments like the death of [spoiler] on “House of Cards” make Continue Reading

On Sunday night, film awards were presented to recipients at the MTV Movie Awards. Conan O’Brien hosted the star studded show and succeeded in breaking the record for the most celebrity cameos. The award show opened with Conan managing to crash Jessica Alba’s photo shoot, cuddle with Elijah Wood, and sip drinks with “12 Years a Slave” star, Lupita Nyong’o. The night also consisted of Zac Efron shirtless, a massive performance from Eminem and Rihanna, and a tribute to the late “Fast & Furious” star Paul Walker. But which moments did Continue Reading

  MONDAY – Dancing with the Stars – ABC 8PM Last week, folks at DWTS switched it up! Dancers and Stars both had the opportunity to dance with different contestants. The dancing continues this week and elimination occurs after week 5 performances.       TUESDAY – Agents of SHIELD – ABC 9PM With Colonel Glenn Talbot now on their trail, the team seeks refuge in the last place anyone would ever look.  The begin to unravel S.H.I.E.L.D.’s most dangerous secrets. Tune in to find out!         WEDNESDAY Continue Reading

If you kept up with March Madness this year – and probably even if you didn’t – you know that the tournament has come to an end, declaring the UConn Huskies the 2014 Champions! Last night’s championship game against Kentucky was an exciting one – an opinion that can be validated by TiVo’s Top Moments. So which games, Final Four moments, and commercials were concretely dubbed the most exciting? TiVo Research looked to their data to deliver these answers.   First up, we have TiVo’s Top Ten Moments from the Continue Reading

Midseason Premieres: By Alicia Broadway It’s important to have something to look forward to. With summer around the corner, I’m sure lots of you will be planning summer vacations. Maybe others of you are about to experience something great, like getting married, or having a baby, or redeeming that free sandwich coupon stuck in the back of your wallet. I too have something to look forward to—something that is increasingly taking over my every thought, making it hard to concentrate at work or pay attention to loved ones. I’m of Continue Reading

April 2nd is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day! Do you prefer Skippy or Jif? Smucker’s or Welch’s? NBC’s Dracula or ABC’s Nashville? The first documented mention of pairing peanut butter with jelly on bread occurred in 1901 when a writer in the Boston Cooking-School Magazine of Culinary Science and Domestic Economics penned: “For variety, some day try making little sandwiches, or bread fingers, of three very thin layers of bread and two of filling, one of peanut paste, whatever brand you prefer, and currant or crab-apple jelly for the Continue Reading

Lights! Camera! Slime? On Saturday night, The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards honored the year’s biggest television, movie and music acts and awarded the infamous blimps to the winners, as decided by Nickelodeon viewers. Mark Wahlberg hosted the event (and spoke too soon when he claimed himself too smart and too fast to be slimed), and awards were taken home by fan favorites The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Frozen, Jennifer Lawrence and Adam Sandler, amongst others. So which moments did the adolescent viewers watch most? TiVo Research took a look at Continue Reading

MONDAY – How I Met Your Mother – CBS 8PM In the one-hour series finale, yup you guessed it; Ted finally finishes telling his kids the story of how he met their mother. Tune in as we say farewell to HIMYM!       TUESDAY – The Mindy Project – FOX 9PM The show returns from a three month hiatus tonight with two new episodes! Mindy and Danny confront the consequences of their kiss, while Jeremy and Peter devise a plan to poach patients from a competing practice that has shut Continue Reading

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