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Rovi

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Nuance, Rovi join forces for a future of voice-command TV

Voice-recognition-software maker Nuance is licensing entertainment data from Rovi to stick in its platforms and applications for TVs, PCs, tablets and handsets.

By September 3, 2013

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Sainsbury's cooking up on-demand video service with Rovi

Forget Netflix, Sky and all the rest -- Sainsbury's wants to be your go-to video destination.

By August 23, 2012

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Rovi to buy Sonic for $720 million

The acquisition of Sonic Solutions, owner of the Roxio and DivX products, is intended to bolster Rovi's array of digital entertainment offerings.

By December 23, 2010

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Samsung signs deal to use Rovi's EPG

According to a report by Video Business, Samsung has signed a deal with Rovi to use the company's electronic programming guide in future products.

By August 18, 2009

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Rovi, formerly Macrovision, announces Liquid media guide

Macrovision, best known for its digital rights management software, officially changed its name today to Rovi. To celebrate, the company announced a new media guide, code named "Liquid."

By July 16, 2009

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Rovi announces Liquid media guide--photos

Macrovision, best known for its digital rights management software, officially changed its name today to Rovi. To celebrate, the company announced a new media guide, code named "Liquid."

5 Images July 16, 2009

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Facebook beefs up its entertainment pages

Social network adds more data to its social graph -- and possibly allows a better way to make recommendations and advertise to users.

By April 16, 2013

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Sony drops music streaming service Gracenote

The electronics company sells off all its shares of the music-matching and streaming service to the Tribune Co.

By December 23, 2013

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Philips launches Cloud TV with access to hundreds of channels

The new service offers a wide range of local, national, and international TV channels via the Internet to Philips smart TVs.

By September 5, 2013

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Toshiba TVs with DivX Plus add DVD features to online movies

Toshiba smart TVs with DivX Plus add DVD features to movie streaming -- oh, and they boldly claim no buffering.

By May 7, 2013