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WOW makes first deployment of TiVo-powered hybrid set-tops

BOSTON-- WOW Internet, Cable and Phone has made the first deployments of Evolution Digital's TiVo-powered eBox hybrid set-tops for its low-cost "Swivel" video service.

TiVo's Chopra says Rovi deal 'not premised on patent strategy'

Is the ongoing $1.1 billion merger of TiVo and Rovi an attempt to create one of the biggest patent trolls the video industry has ever seen? That was essentially the question put forth Thursday to...

Rovi buys TiVo for $1.1B, will call combined company 'TiVo'

The cash and stock deal, which Rovi expects to close in the third quarter, creates a new company valued, Rovi said, at around $3 billion and armed with nearly 6,000 patents and $800 million in annual revenue.

TiVo and Rovi reportedly working out valuation and IP issues as merger talks continue

TiVo and Rovi Corp. continue to have serious discussions about a merger, Bloomberg reports.

TiVo says networks won't run Bolt ads because of SkipMode

TiVo says no major broadcast or cable network will run commercials for its Bolt DVR because of its ad-skipping "SkipMode" feature.

TiVo reportedly in merger talks with Rovi

TiVo and Rovi are reportedly in "advanced negotiations" to merge in a deal that would see Rovi buy the DVR specialist for a yet to be determined price, according to the New York Times.

TiVo study says brands who move away from TV advertising suffer

TiVo's research division released a new report suggesting brands are pennywise, dollar-foolish when they move their advertising dollars out of television.

TiVo adds another 318K MSO subs in Q4; calls its set-top reform goals 'mischaracterized'

TiVo added another 318,000 subscriptions through cable-operator partnerships in the last quarter, bringing its total MSO reach to 5.47 million.

TiVo cutting 50 jobs as part of refocus on MSO partner growth

TiVo is cutting 50 full-time employees and some contractors as the company plans to refocus on North American MSO growth.

TiVo adds Buckeye to its portfolio of small and mid-sized MSO partners

TiVo continues to rack up deployment of its advanced TV interface with small and mid-sized MSOs, announcing a new deal with Buckeye CableSystem.