Tivo

  • TiVo makes big IPTV play, 12 on-demand channels tomorrow

    Tomorrow, July 13th is a big day for TiVo Australia owners with 12 brand new on-demand TV channels. The new channels will be ad-supported or “sponsored” with the first channel announced – Bella TV being sponsored by Cadbury. Bella TV will be a dedicated channel targeted towards women, so...
  • TiVo jumps on the 3D bandwagon

    TiVo is the latest in a long line of manufacturers to catch the 3D bug, announcing today they will support 3D channels. If you live in a major city, you may be getting a 3D channel right night, try rescanning your channels. The TiVo is capable of interpreting this...
  • CASPA to require TiVo users to register to browse (updated)

    Update I’ve had confirmation from Hybrid TV PR, makers of TiVo in Australia, that TiVo users will still be able to browse CASPA content without a wallet (registering), but won’t be able to download. This is the current situation, which begs the question, why the email if nothing has...
  • HP releases MediaSmart add-in for TiVo, step-by-step guide

    Earlier today HP released an awesome new add-in for their MediaSmart Home Servers. The MediaSmart Expander for TiVo allows you to copy your favourite recordings to the MediaSmart so running out of storage should never be an issue again. Another feature is the ability to stream those shows from...
  • TiVo updated, TiVo Australia take note.. we want this.

    Cnet have just spilled the beans about the latest TiVo update. Expectations were high TiVo promoted the event with the tag line ‘A DVR was just the beginning’. So what did TiVo deliver and does it live up to the hype ? The new Series 4 TiVo will come...
  • TiVo: Blockbuster I don’t love you anymore

    Well only a few days after Valentines Day, we’ve got a breakup on our hands. This morning TiVo announced it will be discontinuing it’s Blockbuster movie rental service. “Blockbuster Movie Service on TiVo will be permanently closing on Friday 5th March 2010” There is some important information about the...
  • TiVo ditches Yahoo7 TV Guide for AJAXy goodness: Genie

    One of the nicer features of TiVo is the ability to schedule recordings remotely from any web browser. The TV Guide used for remote scheduling belonged to Yahoo, in association with channel 7. While technically it worked as advertised, the user experience was pretty poor. Slow page load times...
  • Announcing: TiVo 320 and CASPA On-Demand

    TiVo is set to get a new model, the first since it’s Australian launch in August 08 and with plenty of upgrades just in time for Christmas. In a Press Release from Hybrid TV, creators of TiVo in Australia, it’s been announced that a new TiVo model will be...
  • New Freeview channel – 7TWO, launches this Sunday

    Update The new channel – 7TWO has now launched, unfortunately regional customers have been forgotten yet again! Like OneHD, the promotional material prior to the launch mentioned nothing of the new channel launch only being available in city areas. Very disappointing. Another feather in the Freeview cap is about...
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