Rovi and TiVo Receive Key Regulatory Clearance for Proposed Transaction

Rovi’s acquisition of TiVo remains on schedule to close in the third quarter of 2016 SAN CARLOS, Calif. & SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rovi Corporation (ROVI) and TiVo Inc. (TIVO) today announced that the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act relating to the proposed acquisition of TiVo by Rovi. The proposed transaction remains subject to other customary closing conditions, including the approval of Rovi and TiVo stockholders. Early termination of the waiting period is granted only if both the Ant…

Cubiware and MStar Semiconductor, Inc. Announce Partnership

SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 06/28/16 — Cubiware, a Warsaw, Poland based subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today announced its continued expansion in Asia with a new partnership with MStar Semiconductor, Inc. (MStar), a leading semiconductor company for display and digital home solutions. The collaboration will integrate MStar’s Hybrid Set-Top Box chipset solution with the full-featured CubiTV Hybrid Middleware. Using MStar’s Full HD MPEG-4/MPEG-2/HEVC STB chipset platform with the latest advanced security engine, Cubiware will offer a complete system solution that includes PayTV/IPTV/OTT product segments. Leveraging this partnership, MStar can offer STB Manufacturers, Operators…

Quadrille Selects TiVo's Cubiware as Middleware Partner for Push VOD Solution

SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 06/08/16 — Cubiware, a Warsaw, Poland based subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today announced its continued expansion across Europe and MEA with an extended partnership with Quadrille, a French high-tech company focused on Digital TV software and services. As a result of the partnership, Cubiware will fully integrate its Middleware solutions with Quadrille’s Push VOD technology making it available on a wide range of cost-efficient Set-top Box platforms targeted for leading pay-TV operators in emerging markets. Quadrille’s Push VOD solution allows for the sending and storing of full catalogs of videos locally on […]

TiVo Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended April 30, 2016

Subscriptions Pass 7 Million Milestone as Operator-Related Revenues Increase SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 05/31/16 — TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) Q1 Highlights Total TiVo subscriptions now over 7 million, up 24% versus last year; includes 312,000 MSO and 3,000 TiVo-Owned net additions in the first quarter First quarter Service and Software & Technology revenue of $99.7 million, an increase of 8% year-over-year Operator-related service and software revenue increased 44% year-over-year First quarter net income was $4.2 million; includes $5.2 million in Rovi transaction costs and $3.7 million in restructuring expenses partial…

TiVo's Cubiware Announces Integration With ALi Corp

SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 05/30/16 — Cubiware, a Warsaw, Poland based subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today announced a partnership with ALi Corporation in which it will integrate the full-featured CubiTV Hybrid Middleware on ALi STB chipsets, with the intention of bringing highly competitive solutions to operators around the world. The joint solution will enable pay-TV providers and telecom operators to deliver enriched hybrid or IPTV services, bringing viewers diverse and compelling digital TV experiences. Service providers will benefit from a high-performing future-proof platform that ensures a quick time to market; end-users will have access to revolutionary […]

More Storage, All-In Price TiVo Launches the TiVo Roamio OTA 1TB

TiVo’s Over-the-Air DVR Gets a Hard Drive Upgrade for $399.99(1) SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 04/27/16 — TiVo® Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in advanced television, today announced an important line update to its popular TiVo Roamio® OTA. Starting Monday May 2nd, the all-new TiVo Roamio OTA will feature a hefty 1TB hard drive, and carries no requirement for an on-going monthly subscription fee. “The TiVo Roamio OTA 1TB is in a class of its own,” said Ira Bahr, TiVo’s Chief Marketing and Retail Sales Officer. “It delivers the unparalleled TiVo DVR experience, as well as an intuitive integration […]

TiVo Grows Subscriber Base to 7 Million

Milestone Represents 27% Growth Since January 2015 SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 04/20/16 — TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in next-generation technology connecting consumers to their content, today announced that it has reached 7 million subscriptions for TiVo-enabled platforms deployed by operators in both North America and Europe, including Virgin Media, Vodafone Spain, RCN, Cogeco and Suddenlink. The Company’s total cumulative subscriptions have grown by approximately 1.5 million, or 27%, since January 31, 2015. Naveen Chopra, TiVo’s Interim CEO, commented, “Our subscription growth tells a clear story: customers and consumers want a simple way to deal with an […]

TiVo Executive Jim Denney Recognized for Innovation in Mobile and Multi-Device Entertainment Solutions

Denney, Vice President of Product Management & Strategy, Named to CableFax’s Most Innovative People in Multiscreen SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 03/08/16 — TiVo® Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, announced today that Jim Denney, Vice President of Product Management and Strategy, has been named to CableFax’s list of “Most Innovative People in Multiscreen.” The honor signifies Denney’s leadership in distribution of entertainment content across multiple platforms and screens to enhance and transform the user’s mobile and multiscreen experience. “Today’s consumer is no longer tied to their living room, their TV, or even a […]

TiVo Research and 84.51 Show Decreasing TV Advertising Budgets Disproportionally Hurts Brand Sales

New Study With TV Network Partners Shows Reduced TV Ad Spend for 11 CPG Brands Resulted in a 3x Loss in Sales NEW YORK, NY — (Marketwired) — 03/07/16 — TiVo® Research, a subsidiary of TiVo Inc (NASDAQ: TIVO) and 84.51°, a customer engagement consultancy, today released the results of a study that showed when 15 Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) brands cut their TV advertising budgets, the majority lost a much greater amount in sales year-over-year. Each participating media brand chose five consumer brands that had lowered their TV advertising spend between 2013 and 2014 to see the year-over-year impact. […]

TiVo to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference

SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 02/24/16 — TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, today announced that interim CEO Naveen Chopra will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016. A webcast of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of the TiVo website at http://investor.tivo.com under the events calendar tab. Conference Details: Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference San Francisco, CA Wednesday, March 2, 2016 1:20 p.m. PT Naveen Chopra, Interim CEO About TiVo TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) i…