Advertisements On the July 30 edition of C-SPAN's "The Communicators", Matthew Zinn, Sr. VP and General Counsel at TiVo said "Well, TiVo's a software company. We make hardware mainly as a necessary evil. We don't make money on hardware. We don't really like making hardware." See [media]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GfQiKrJPRtQ&list=PL488946669A5E518E[/media] at about 1:50 in.