TiVo Shanan S3 teaser?

Discussion in 'TiVo Coffee House - TiVo Discussion' started by Bierboy, Aug 29, 2006.

  1. Ham w/o eggs

    Ham w/o eggs New Member

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    The darkness has opened. :D
     
  2. DCIFRTHS

    DCIFRTHS Active Member

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    I'm totally psyched about the release of the S3, and I hope it's announced ASAP.

    Hopefully, the announcement is made on the 1st, and it's available in stores on the 3rd. If not then I'd rather skip the next week and have the announcement on the 15th with availability on the 17th.

    As much as I am looking forward to it, and I can't wait to get my hands one, I don't want it released on the 10th.
     
  3. ZeoTiVo

    ZeoTiVo I can't explain

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    are you thinking of 9/11 :confused: Man I hope TiVo inc is not boneheaded enough to do that. It is kind of why I discounted the 12th and went with the 19th

    The 10th is a Sunday though and typically no release news comes out on Sunday
     
  4. jlb

    jlb Go Pats!

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    Hasn't that already happened?

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  5. DCIFRTHS

    DCIFRTHS Active Member

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    Yes. That is what I was thinking. I don't want to see it released that week. I agree with you, and I would bet my last dime that TiVo would never do that.

    It would have to be announcement on the 8th and available on the 10th. Again, I seriously doubt this would ever happen. Besides being a bad business decision, TiVo has too much class to do that :up:
     
  6. TiVotion

    TiVotion Early Adoptersaurus

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    I don't know who this guy is, but he appears to be getting the :up:!
     
  7. smak

    smak TV MA SLV

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    Oh no, nooooooooooo.

    Not that there's anything wrong with that.

    :D:D

    -smak-
     
  8. greg_burns

    greg_burns Now in HD

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    I never got this email either. My last Tivo newsletter was #89. What was the latest?
     
  9. Bierboy

    Bierboy Seasoned gas passer

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    This e-mail was #90.
     
  10. megazone

    megazone Hardcore TiVo Geek

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    Yeah, I never got #90 either. Anyone still have it? Can you forward it?
     
  11. greg_burns

    greg_burns Now in HD

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    Please do.
     
  12. aztivo

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  13. doormat

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    9/12 isnt out of the question, not at all. In fact, Apple is planning an event on the 12th as well...

    New 23" iMac
    Merom updates for the iMac + Mac Mini
    iTunes Movie Store

    And the S3 HD TiVo from TiVo.
     
  14. freediverdude

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    Oh crap. I just ordered an imac. You mean if I had waited 10 more days I would've gotten one with a core2duo instead of a core duo? I'm not a usual user of the f-word, but f&%*!
     
  15. sonicboom

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    Yup.
    Cancel that order, and wait for this months product announcements.
    And while you're waiting, read: macrumors.com
     
  16. freediverdude

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    Hmmm, I wonder if this has anything to do with the shipping being delayed on this order until Sept. 6th. I thought it seemed odd that they shipped the ipod nano (engraved no less), the very next day, but the imac, which I purchased with all the default options, and should be just a pre-made box sitting there in the warehouse, was delayed........
     

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