TiVo is a home digital video recorder. As of October 2014, TiVo allows users to record up to six shows at once and holds up to 3,000 hours of recording. TiVo integrates with digital cable, Verizon FiOS and HD antenna, an... More » Technology Television & Video

In 2014, TiVo released the Roamio OTA, which is a unit that specifically targets the consumers without cable subscriptions, but requires a monthly service to use. Customers who want to have the same capabilities as TiVo ... More » Technology Television & Video

PVR stands for "personal video recorder," while DVR stands for "digital video recorder," and both devices are essentially the same. A PVR is similar to a VCR although it records data from the TV via a digital format, whi... More »

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