Daily Archives: Sunday, January 14, 2007

Customers miffed over DirecTV with TiVo problems

Customers of DirecTV with TiVo have been blanketing the satellite provider’s online user forums with complaints of a malfunction in the DVR service. Complaints of the problem first surfaced in early December, but DirecTV spokesman Robert Mercer said Friday he … Continue reading

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TiVo sued by Lycos, along with Netflix and Blockbuster

TiVo Inc., NetFlix Inc., and Blockbuster Inc. were sued by Internet search engine Lycos Inc. over the way they provide recommendations to customers for movies or television shows. I think this is just another example of how broken our patent … Continue reading

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