Daily Archives: Thursday, April 3, 2008

Sling Media CEO Blake Krikorian Interviewed By RCR Wireless News

RCR Wireless News interviewed Sling Media CEO Blake Krikorian and, as their audience is the wireless (as in mobile) industry, the focus was on SlingPlayer Mobile and the growth of mobile video use. The discussion might not be so interesting … Continue reading

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TiVoCast Serves Up The Gourmet Channel

The latest addition to TiVoCast comes from Gourmet Magazine, The Gourmet Channel. With a new episode each Tuesday it will cover cooking, travel, and promotions. According to Stephen Mack the first five episodes are: Sara’s Weeknight Meals Partners in Exploration … Continue reading

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NBC Sees The Future In The Past

I don’t expect a lot of my readers are old enough to remember the early days of television. I’m not either – but I’m a history buff. If you know why soap operas are called soap operas, you probably know … Continue reading

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TiVo HD In Top 50 Rent-To-Own Consumer Electronics

This is a market segment I never really think about, since I’ve never done the rent-to-own thing, but I know it is a fairly large industry with the likes of Rent-A-Center. Large enough to have their own magazine, and RTO … Continue reading

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TiVo Extends $199.99 Factory Renewed TiVo HD Offer

Originally slated to end yesterday, April 2, TiVo has extended their offer of a factory renewed TiVo HD for $199.99, $100 off the MSRP of a new unit, through July 2, 2008. Service is $12.95/month or $129 for one-year pre-paid.

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