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Watching TV with Someone Smart is the Worst

Most people don’t know this, but when you start watching a new TV show, you enter into an implicit agreement. For the show’s part, it is agreeing to provide entertainment. This includes interesting characters and a compelling story. For your part, you are agreeing to accept the world created in the series. So in a series, if 2+2=5, then so be it. I accept that....

TiVo® On the Red Carpet – can’t believe we got to do that!

No, it’s not a bad gig when you need to go onto the Red Carpet at the Emmy® Awards for work.  This year, we decided that we wanted to know what the stars were watching on their own DVRs.  We talked to everyone we could, including Matt LeBlanc, William H. Macy, and “Game of Thrones” creator George R.R. Martin. Yep, it was awesome.  Check out...

Top Moments: The Emmys

The long anticipated Emmy’s took place last night and for those who missed it, check out TiVo Research’s Top Moments below: 1.       10:19pm – At the conclusion of the traditional In Memoriam portion of the show, Billy Crystal pays a touching tribute to his good friend and “for almost forty years, the brightest star in the comedy galaxy,” Robin Williams. Sharing anecdotes and reminiscing about their projects...

Top Moments: MTV VMA’s!

  Last night, The Forum hosted the MTV Video Music Awards. While Miley won the highest honor last night, Beyonce’s finale (and husband and daughter) stole the show. Check out the Top Moments from the event here:   9:25pm – Following Taylor Swift’s performance of “Shake It Off”, Chelsea Handler is on center stage to give out the award for Best Male Video. In announcing this award, Chelsea...

TiVo Emmy Bingo is Here!

TiVo Bingo during the 2014 Emmy® Awards is here! Need a way to spice up your Emmy® Awards viewing party, or just need something to help you get through the 3-hour Emmy® Awards broadcast? Then play along with us! For the first time ever, TiVo’s providing you with the chance to yell “BINGO!” in your own living room, with our Bingo cards tailored to the...