Monday, July 18, 2005

Oh no, the upgrade some TiVo owners fear

TiVo is pushing some of it's owners to get a software update for it's TiVo's. The popular digital video recorder's new update will make advertising harder to avoid in programs that are recorded. However this only applies to TiVo series 2 boxes. When fast-forwarding through commercials some will sprout a pop-up ad that will try to catch a viewers attention. If the viewer becomes intrigued he or she may access more information via his or her remote. More info can be found at Ars Technica.

posted by Vash at 9:44 PM


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