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TiVo’s Roamio DVRs now offer streaming to Apple TV via AirPlay

Roamio Plus and Pro users will now be able to stream their recorded content through the Apple TV. The updated TiVo app utilizes AirPlay over a user's local Wi-Fi network to allow for users to watch shows on multiple devices.

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TiVo Online is a mash-up of DVR, live TV, and streaming services in your browser

Announced today, TiVo Online allows users to search for what to watch across live TV, streaming services, and more, then watch it right there on the computer, including streaming live TV and DVR recordings.

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Plex brings local video streaming to certain TiVo devices on June 8

TiVo devices have great DVR features and even support a good number of streaming services, but they aren't great at playing back local media. until next month at least. Plex comes to certain TiVo models on June 8.

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Ditch the bill, keep the remote with these four OTA DVRs for cord cutters

Cutting the cord doesn't mean you have to give up on recording TV. Check out some great over-the-air alternatives to the DVR provided by your cable or satellite company.

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This wearable will pause or record your favorite show when you inevitably doze off

Two teenagers teamed up with Virgin Media to create the KipstR wearable. It can tell when you're falling asleep, and will act as a remote control for your TiVo to make sure you never miss a show.

Wearables

PlayStation Vue: Sony’s long-awaited TV service is official, will carry 75 channels

Sony has finally announced its long-anticipated, cloud-based TV streaming service, PlayStation Vue, which has set its sites on cable and satellite TV.

Gaming

TiVo finally invites Android users to the party, updates Android app for wireless streaming

TiVo announced today that it has made a long-awaited update to its Android app, allowing users to stream both recorded and live TV directly to their Android mobile devices.

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TiVo will show off its new Broadcam-powered 4K set-top box this week at IBC

Broadcom announced it will power TiVo's yet-to-be-released Ultra HD set-top box. TiVo and Broadcom will demonstrate the DVR this week, September 12-16, at IBC 2014 (International Broadcasting Convention) in Amsterdam.

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Forget single episodes, TiVo Mega can record entire channels with its 24TB drive

Today TiVo is introducing the TiVo Mega, quite literally its biggest product yet. The 24-terabyte server-like appliance can record more than 26,000 hours (or about three years’ worth) of TV shows before any deleting is necessary.

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Here’s why TiVo’s founders just crashed and burned with Qplay

The same duo that revolutionized TV viewing with TiVo just fell flat on their faces with Qplay, which folded within six months of launch. So what went wrong?

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The doomsayers were wrong: TiVo is doing better than ever

The popular DVR-maker announced today that it also added a record number of cable subscribers, contributing to the net 341,000 multiple-system operator subscriptions added in 2014 Q1. The figure reflects the amount of people that use a TiVo device instead of…

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Netflix sneaks into cable boxes while denouncing Comcast/TWC merger

Among a wealth of new moves announced in Netflix's quarterly letter to investors, the company announced plans to move into your cable box. Netflix also became the first major media source to denounce the Comcast/TWC merger. Click the link to find out more.

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TiVo racks up a series of wins, proving premium media devices are still relevant

TiVo announces an encouraging upward swing, posting a profit in the final quarter of last year, and showing plenty of room for expansion. Click the link to see how TiVo has kept the aging idea of premium DVRs alive and kicking in the cord-cutter era.

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The Qplay streaming box hits the streets, but already faces some new competition

Qplay, the video-curation device from the co-creators of TiVo is now available in beta for $49. However, the device will have to contend with some serious competition in the cord-cutter marketplace, including Mohu's new Channels device. Click to find out…

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