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  • Google, Cisco to pay TiVo in patent settlement

    Cisco Systems and Google will give digital-video-recorder pioneer TiVo lump-sum payments totaling US$490 million as part of a deal that will end the companies' litigation over patents for set-top technology.

  • Hybrid SmartStreet Project to research TV on the NBN

    Hybrid Television Services (HTS), the company behind TiVo in Australia, has announced the launch of the Hybrid SmartStreet Project, aimed at building awareness and understanding of the tangible benefits of the National Broadband Network (NBN).

  • Free TiVo BlackBerry app offers remote DVR features

    Ever been away from home and remembered at the last minute that you didn't set the <a href="http://www.tivo.com/">TiVo</a> to record the new episode of your favorite TV show? Or been running late and wanted to program the digital video recorder (DVR) from afar so you wouldn't miss the start of your ball game? If so, and you own a <a href="http://www.cio.com/article/330964/BlackBerry_Bible_Everything_You_Need_to_Know_About_Your_RIM_Smartphone">BlackBerry smartphone</a>, you're in luck.

  • Western Digital unveils 1TB TiVo external drive

    Western Digital Corp. Wednesday said that its TiVo-enabled My DVR Expander external hard drive is now available with a capacity of 1TB capacity. The external drive can store up to 600 hours of standard definition television or 140 hours of high-definition programs, the company said.

  • Internode offers unbridled TiVo

    Internode and Hybrid Television Services have struck a deal to offer unmetered TiVo content through Internode’s ADSL network, starting this week.

  • RIM steps up consumer push with MySpace, Tivo apps

    Research In Motion, typically considered an enterprise device developer, continues to push its consumer strategy with new services announced Thursday, including MySpace and Tivo applications and a music service for BlackBerry users.