Xperi reports robust revenues as TiVo OS gains traction in smart TVs

Xperi, the company that owns the TiVo operating platform, has announced full year revenues of $502 million for 2022, up 3% from the prior year. Q4 was even better, with revenues of $136m during the fourth quarter up 9% year-on-year. The company’s share price jumped around 15% in immediate response to the results. Jon Kirchner, […]

Amino integrates Android TV box with Xperi’s MobiTV service

Technology outfits Amino and Xperi have struck a long-term partnership agreement whereby Amino will support its operator customers on the TiVo Managed IPTV Service formerly known as MobiTV. Amino has integrated its certified Android TV operator tier set-top box with the TiVo service to offer a managed device alternative and support for its North American […]

Xperi and Vestel poised to ship ‘powered by TiVo’ smart TVs

Xperi-owned TiVo and European TV manufacturer Vestel used CES to reveal that Vestel’s first ‘Powered by TiVo smart TVs are expected to ship in Spring 2023 featuring chipsets from MediaTek. The news is part of a multi-year, multi-country and multi-million-unit agreement between the two companies, signed last year. When released, consumers in the UK, France, […]

Xperi marks ‘turning point’ after separation of businesses

Xperi, the company that owns TiVo, has announced its first financial results since separating its product and licensing businesses. With its results reported on a carve out basis, the company said revenues for the product business, which includes TiVo, IMAX Enhanced, HD Radio and DTS, were $121.6m in Q3 2022, up 3% year on year. […]

Xperi completes split

Xperi has completed its split into two separate companies. First announced in February – and subsequently approved by its board in August – Xperi has split its product and licensing businesses into two independent standalone firms.   The product business, which houses TiVo, IMAX Enhanced, HD Radio and DTS, will operate under the Xperi banner (trading as […]

Xperi launches Vewd OpX for Android TV Operator Tier

Xperi has announced the launch of Vewd OpX for Android TV Operator Tier. The announcement, made at IBC 2022, comes after Xperi acquired Vewd in a US$100 million deal at the beginning of July. The new version of the cloud-managed operator-grade set-top box (STB) experience that integrates pay TV services with OTT content will be […]

Xperi launches TiVo smart TV OS, names Vestel as first customer

Xperi has announced the launch of its smart TV operating system. TiVo OS is described by Xperi as a ‘first-of-its-kind neutral platform’ that is aimed at giving OEMs more control over the user experience while aggregating content from VOD and linear services. It achieves this via a universal discovery system which Xperi said makes TiVo […]

Xperi board approves IP-product business split

TiVo owner Xperi has approved the separation of its business into two entities. Xperi, which acquired Norwegian streaming firm Vewd earlier this summer, had previously announced plans to separate its IP and product businesses into two standalone units. This move is now on the verge of completion, with the company announcing formal approval from the […]

Xperi acquires Vewd in US$100 million-plus deal 

TiVo parent company Xperi has announced the acquisition of Oslo-based Vewd in a deal worth US$109 million. The acquisition, paid for through a mixture of cash and debt, will see Xperi integrate the  OTT solutions provider into the TiVo brand umbrella.  Xperi said that Vewd’s management structure will stay in place, as will the company’s […]

Xperi appoints Davis as CEO of IP business Adeia

TiVo parent company Xperi has announced the appointment of Paul E. Davis as CEO of its IP business Adeia. Adeia is in the process of spinning off as a standalone company, with the process set to complete in Q3. Until the separation is complete, Davis will serve as president of Adeia and continue as chief […]