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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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Aereo alternatives for recording free over-the-air TV (roundup)

Over-the-air DVRs like the TiVo Roamio, Nuvyyo Tablo, and Channel Master DVR+ offer a wide range of options for cord cutters looking to record free TV.

By June 26, 2014

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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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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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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

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Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigns

The company's chairman of the board of directors will stay on till the June 25 shareholders meeting, but he won't seek reelection.

By April 25, 2013

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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