Shares in TiVo fell by over 40% on Friday after the United States Court of Appeals in Washington agreed to a request by satellite platform Dish for a full review of its patent dispute with the DVR specialist. A panel of 10 judges will now reconsider the March 4 court ruling.
Virgin Media’s recently introduced HD receiver is capable of running the cablenet’s TiVo middleware, CEO Neil Berkett has confirmed.
Virgin Media’s new HD receiver will run on middleware provided by SeaChange International, Broadband TV News has confirmed.
Conax has announced plans to offer a fully integrated DVB set-top box platform that combines its conditional access solution with the user interface and PVR features of TiVo.
Cable Congress 2010 – Brussels. Virgin Media CEO Neil Berkett has confirmed that TiVo software will be in set-top boxes deployed by the cablenet this autumn.
TiVo has unveiled its new Premiere cable set-top box widely thought to be the basis for the new Virgin Media device, slated to make its debut before the end of the year.
Virgin Media is upgrading its technology and introducing dynamic advertising into its commercial VOD services, writes Julian Clover.
17.00 UPDATE: Virgin Media’s next generation set-top boxes are to run a converged television and broadband platform developed for the cablenet by the US DVR specialist TiVo. The UK cablenet is following in the footsteps of US counterparts Comcast and Cox, which are currently testing the technology in a number of markets.
TiVo has announced that it has entered into an audience research agreement with Google in which second-by-second PVR viewing data from TiVo’s stand-alone subscribers will help Google TV Ads to better target advertising.