TiVo reports subscriber growth ahead of close of Rovi deal

TiVo grew its number of subscriptions by 24% year-on-year in fiscal Q1, in a “strong quarter” that it said positioned it well for its takeover by Rovi. Announcing its results for the three months ending April 30, 2016, TiVo said it increased its total subscriptions by 315,000 to over 7.1 million. MSO subscriptions increased 28% […]

TiVo to ‘chart new path’, launch new consumer products

TiVo has said that it needs to “chart a new path” and will launch new consumer products to adapt to changing viewer behaviour, amid reports that it is cutting 50 jobs. Announcing its fiscal fourth quarter and full year results, TiVo’s interim CEO Naveen Chopra said that the company will adopt a “simplified, pragmatic focus” […]

TiVo reports strongest subscriber growth in 10 years

TiVo now has more than 5.5 million multi-system operator subscriptions for its TiVo offering after experiencing its “strongest growth in 10 years” for the third quarter ended October 31. TiVo said it added 418,000 MSO subscriptions for its traditional TiVo offering, up 24% year-over-year and 47% compared to the previous quarter. Total TiVo subscriptions, including from […]

TiVo reports accelerating MSO growth

TiVo reported posted accelerating year-over-year service revenue growth from multi-system operators (MSOs), with subscriptions from these pay TV operators up 32% year-on-year. Reporting its second quarter results, TiVo said that MSO subscriptions now stand at more than 5 million, with total the TiVo subscription figure now over 6 million. MSO revenues also climbed 48% year-on-year […]

TiVo passes 5 million subscribers mark

TiVo added 328,000 subscribers in its fiscal third quarter, a 32% year-on-year increase that brought its total subscription figure to more than 5.1 million. Announcing results for the three months ended October 31, 2014, TiVo said that growing relationships with operator partners had led to the subscriber increase, with MSO (multiple service operator) revenue also […]

TiVo subscriptions grow by 33%

TiVo subscriptions grew by 33% year-on-year to 4.8 million in its second quarter, helping to boost multi-system operator (MSO) revenues from the likes of Virgin Media and Ono by 37%. Announcing its results for the three months ended July 31, the DVR maker said that in Sweden it had powered Com Hem to positive subscriber additions for […]

TiVo adds 341,000 MSO customers

DVR maker TiVo added 341,000 multi-system operator customers in its first quarter 2014, helping to push total TiVo subscriptions to an all-time high of 4.5 million.  The firm said that it logged record cable subscription additions for the three months ending April 30, 2014, and said that TiVo today has, or will shortly be launching, […]

MSOs outperforming Netflix-style services, says Amdocs survey

Multi-system operators (MSOs) outperform OTT players like Netflix for customer service, content and video quality, according to a new Amdocs survey of North American consumers.  The software and services provider for the communications, media and entertainment industry found that 92% of respondents said MSOs were better for customer service, 89% for content and 83% for […]

Alcatel-Lucent launches ultra-broadband access solution

Alcatel-Lucent is launching a new ultra-broadband optical fibre access solution for cable multiple-system operators (MSOs). The firm said that the new Ethernet Passive Optical Networking (EPON) solution can be integrated into existing cable access networks to deliver greater capacity to more businesses at a lower cost. This is designed to let MSOs, particularly in North […]

TiVo records biggest user sign up in seven years

US DVR specialist TiVo reported improved revenues and a lower than expected loss as it logged its biggest increase in subscribers in more than seven years.  For the three months ended April 30, TiVo said that multi-system operator subscriptions increased by 277,000 in the quarter, thanks largely to its partnership with Virgin Media in the […]