Category Archives: Corporate News

TiVo’s Fix For Jobless Veterans

TiVo’s Fix For Jobless Veterans Many companies have college interns. Why not for men and women back from combat? By TOM ROGERS AND TOM WOLZIEN They are everywhere, but we don’t usually see them—the nearly 300,000 of the 2.4 million veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan who are without work. That’s a 12% unemployment rate, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. As...

Richard vs. Rupert: A TiVo-powered ad from across the pond.

Virgin Media, in the midst of rolling out a powerful new TiVo-powered DVR for its subscribers has gone to market with an ad campaign which has had some fun with TiVo’s branded “thumbs up” and “thumbs down” icons. We thought this execution was timely and needed to be shared. Although, these were created long before the recent headlines, and even before Rupert put the kibosh...

Thumbs Up for TiVo from Virgin Media!

This year Virgin Media launched the UK’s first next-generation entertainment platform powered by TiVo. TiVo service from Virgin Media’s main features include TiVo recommendations, Search and browse, WishList searches, Web apps and more. They have now also released its first set of TiVo ads in the UK, one of which can be seen below. These ads highlight the thumbs up and thumbs down buttons that, like the...

TiVo Named a Bay Area 2011 Top Workplace

Today is a first for us here at TiVo.  TiVo employees have always shared their enthusiasm about the product and services they built for the world.  We’re users like you!  What we have not shared, is how much we enjoy working with each other.  That’s changed with TiVo now being named a Top Work Place in the Bay Area for 2011.  The results were published...