TiVo operates as a digital video recorder that includes a hard drive and a video encoder to record television signals into data that can be stored and later watched. A TiVo also requires a CableCARD that connects a digit... More » Art & Literature

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Free cable TV streaming works through the Internet rather than a cable connection and is viewed directly on a computer or on a television through a streaming device such as Roku. Some cable channels require a subscriptio... More » Art & Literature
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