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TiVo Commercial Auto Skip Has Arrived

As you-know-who broke the news, TiVo has deployed automatic commercial skip capabilities with the latest "Hydra" software update ... that…

April 24, 2019

The Android TV Interface Has Been Compromised

While Nvidia Shield TV gets the bulk of the attention, and rightfully so, there are a number of other Android…

April 5, 2019

TiVo GameSkip Returns For Super Bowl LIII

TiVo's 2018 "Game Skip" experiment appears to have been so successful that the DVR pioneer will once again invert their commercial…

January 23, 2019

Hulu To Resurrect TiVo Pause Screen Advertising

Variety reports that streaming service Hulu intends to implement pause screen advertising beginning next year. This isn't an entirely new…

December 18, 2018

TiVo Will Redesign Guide (to sell ads)

Although Hydra was just deployed about a year ago and remains a work in progress, TiVo has announced development of…

November 8, 2018

TiVo “GameSkip” Spotlights Super Bowl Commercials

While we often ignore or outright bypass commercial interruption, TiVo recognizes the Super Bowl is different and has flipped the…

February 2, 2018

Amazon Gets Its New Smartphone Strategy Right

After the debacle that was the Fire Phone, Amazon is back in the smartphone business with what appears to be a winning…

July 3, 2016

TiVo Preps “Next Gen” Interface

While perusing the merger-related deluge of regulatory filings for notable nuggets, we learn that TiVo is developing a "Next Gen UI" (in addition to reinforcing…

June 7, 2016