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Article: For Tivo, a channel of one's own?


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#1 OFFLINE   BobMurdoch

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Posted 16 June 2004 - 08:42 AM

http://msn-cnet.com....737&tag=tg_home

An interesting article on the challenges facing Tivo......
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#2 OFFLINE   amit5roy5

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Posted 18 June 2004 - 05:28 PM

TIVO, the original. Others copy it, and the original suffers, just like what happened to the MAC when windows came.

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Posted 18 June 2004 - 06:57 PM

TIVO, the original. Others copy it, and the original suffers, just like what happened to the MAC when windows came.

Hardly the original. Many others existed first including DISHPLAYERS.

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Posted 18 June 2004 - 08:36 PM

Not exactly. The original Dishplayer line was the first integrated satellite receiver/digital video recorder to hit the market, but the first DVRs to hit the market were Replay TV and TiVo. They both came around at the same time, within weeks of each other back in 1999 and there is some controversy as to which one came out first, but usually the credit is given to Replay TV.
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