Perhaps he doesn't have Comcast? I know this may be come as a huge surprise, but not everyone who has cable has Comcast. The OP may be talking about something non-proprietary, like the unit Pony is speaking of in my sig.Jotas said:
...Even cable companies such as Comcast, which also see low-cost Web TV content as a threat to their premium subscription business, are dipping their toes into the new waters. Comcast is licensing technology from digital video recording pioneer TiVo Inc. that will allow Comcast subscribers to get TiVo ...
Link requires registration to access.Oknarf said:No official word that I have seen as of yet other than a brief blurb, see below.