Posts Tagged ‘ DVR ’

TiVo Puts Video Podcasts On Your TV

Aug 11th, 2009 | By | Category: Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Hardware

TiVo has announced the addition of hundreds of new free Web videos available directly to TiVo Series3, TiVo HD and TiVo HD XL subscribers. In addition to these new channels, any video podcast provider can now publish video content to TiVo DVRs using industry-standard Really Simple Syndication (RSS) and H.264 video. Hundreds of new podcast […]

SnapStream Debuts Video Search Tool

Jun 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Video

VIdeo search company SnapStream this week unveiled its new search tool, TV Trends. The new TV Trends utility tallies and graphs mentions of any term uttered on national U.S. television. TV Trends users can enter up to five keywords, and gets back a graph showing you the relative frequency of mentions of those words on […]

Piper Jaffray Forecasts Apple Planning ‘Connected Television’, Skeptics Disagree

Feb 5th, 2009 | By | Category: Digital Movie Store, Digital Video Recorder, Internet TV, Video

Apple Insider says that investment bank Piper Jaffray expects Apple to introduce networked tv, along with an Apple TV set-top DVR box later this year. Apple has consistently denied interest in such markets, however. “We expect Apple to design a connected television over the next two years (launching in 2011) with DVR functionality built in,”Piper […]

Internet Video A Winner Amid Declining Media Economy

Jan 22nd, 2009 | By | Category: Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Video, Video Podcasts

Technology research and consulting firm Yankee Group today unveiled U.S. survey results that suggest that Internet video will be a standout in 2009, amidst other faltering media options. According to Yankee Group, consumers are spending 11 percent more time online than watching TV, and Internet video is emerging as “the key platform for the delivery […]

Survey Finds Digital Video Recorders Are Good For Your Love Life

Sep 4th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Story, General

Want to improve your love life?

A new survey has found that digital video recorders are not just indispensable, they may even improve your love life.

Who’s Going To Put Hulu On Your TV?

Jul 17th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Video

There’s a great deal of buzzing today about a few Internet video news items: Amazon is debuting a streaming video store. The service, Amazon Video on Demand, will offer about 40,000 streaming videos for customers to choose from. TiVo is adding YouTube support. TiVo’s YouTube support was announced in March, and is available to broadband-connected […]

CES: Podcasting Coming To TiVo

Jan 9th, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Video Recorder, Internet TV, Video, Video Podcasts

CES: Digital video recorder purveyor TiVo Inc. has announced that its subscribers will soon be able to select Internet video (i.e. podcasts!) for playback on televisions, expanding the digital recording service’s capabilities beyond TV offerings. The new feature, announced Monday at the International Consumer Electronics Show, will let users apply their “Season Pass” recording capabilities […]

CES Preview: $50,000 iPod Bed Better Than Sex

Jan 5th, 2008 | By | Category: General

CES: Mattress manufacturer Leggett & Platt has created either the ultimate bed of the future or an expensive piece of iCrap. Their Starry Night Bed is a high-end sleeping system (costing up to $50,000) that offers some insanely high-tech features, including: Anti-snore technology Dual programmable temperature control from 68 to 117 degrees Fahrenheit Sleep Diagnostic […]

CES Preview: Archos TV

Jan 5th, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, Digital Video Recorder, Video

At the upcoming 2008 CES (Consumer Electronics Show), Archos will introduce a new set-top box, imaginatively named Archos TV, that promises to give Apple TV some real competition. Here the details (preliminary): 80GB ($249) and 250GB ($349) versions Onscreen recording guide 640×480 digital video recorder Cool QWERTY remote control Infrared emitter for controlling your cable […]