TiVo Creates Comprehensive Music Video and Audio Offering
LAS VEGAS, NV — January 8, 2007 -- In an ongoing mission to bring broadband content to the living room, TiVo (NASDAQ: TIVO), the creator of and leader in television services for digital video recorders, announced that it will make available services providing the widest selection of music videos and songs on TV - - all with the click of a remote. Through joint alliances with Music Choice and RealNetworks TiVo® subscribers will have access to the leading digital music services and a library of millions of songs and videos on their televisions sets.
“Music is one of the most popular and sought after content genres,” said Tom Rogers, CEO of TiVo. “By working with Music Choice and RealNetworks to create services that give TiVo subscribers the ability to select the music videos and songs they want, TiVo is laying the foundation to redefine the television viewing experience and assuring a vast new world of broadband delivered content can be seen easily and conveniently on the TV.”
“We continue to expand the TiVoCast programming lineup so that TiVo subscribers can have the best possible television experience,” said Tara Maitra, VP/GM of Programming at TiVo. “In today’s world, that means combining television and Web content in a way that is easy to find and view on the TV, enabling consumers to be in control and watch on their schedules. This functionality is especially important with respect to music content.”
These content offerings will launch later in 2007. TiVo boxes are available at leading consumer electronic retailers including Best Buy, Circuit City and RadioShack. See www.tivo.com for details.
About TiVo Inc.
Founded in 1997, TiVo (NASDAQ: TIVO) pioneered a brand new category of products with the development of the first commercially available digital video recorder (DVR). Sold through leading consumer electronic retailers, TiVo has developed a brand that resonates boldly with consumers as providing a superior television experience. Through agreements with leading satellite and cable providers, TiVo also integrates its full set of DVR service features into the set-top boxes of mass distributors. TiVo’s DVR functionality and ease of use, with such features as Season Pass™ recordings and WishList® searches and TiVo KidZone has elevated its popularity among consumers and has created a whole new way for viewers to watch television. With a continued investment in its patented technologies, TiVo is revolutionizing the way consumers watch and access home entertainment. Rapidly becoming the focal point of the digital living room, TiVo’s DVR is at the center of experiencing new forms of content on the TV, such as broadband delivered video, music and photos. With innovative features, such as TiVoToGo™ transfers and online scheduling, TiVo is expanding the notion of consumers experiencing “TiVo, TV your way.®” The TiVo® service is also at the forefront of providing innovative marketing solutions for the television industry, including a unique platform for advertisers and audience measurement research. The company is based in Alviso, Calif.
TiVo, Season Pass, WishList, Series2, Series3, TiVoToGo, ’TiVo, TV your way.’ And the TiVo Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of TiVo Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and other jurisdictions. © 2006 TiVo Inc. All rights reserved.
- Contact Information
- Krista Wierzbicki
- TiVo Inc.
- Contact via E-mail
This news content was configured by WebWire editorial staff. Linking is permitted.
News Release Distribution and Press Release Distribution Services Provided by WebWire.