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TiVo Announces Operation Home Screen

Delivering a Slice of Home to U.S. Troops Deployed Abroad With TiVo(R) Anywhere Technology to Watch Programming From Their Hometown

Company Release - 12/12/2013 7:12 AM ET

SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/12/13 -- TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a global leader in the advanced television entertainment market, today announced the launch of "Operation Home Screen," an effort to show appreciation for the men and women serving in the U.S. Military, through entertainment. To start, a cooperation with Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in San Diego enables TiVo to give 50 service men and women the opportunity to enjoy TV programming from home while stationed abroad.

"Our troops abroad deserve any gesture of kindness we can provide. As a small expression of gratitude, TiVo is delivering what only the TiVo Roamio can provide -- access to live TV, recorded shows and movies and downloaded recordings anywhere in the world," said Doug Bieter, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at TiVo. "Operation Home Screen leverages the unparalleled Roamio offering for brave men and women around the world in service to our country. Service members' favorite shows, sports teams and stateside local news will be streaming straight to their tablet or smartphone no matter where they are stationed this holiday season. We are thrilled to make our season's greeting to our troops a gift we know means a lot -- a small slice of home."

In the first phase of Operation Home Screen 50 service members along with their families from Camp Pendleton will be given a TiVo Roamio™ Plus with Product Lifetime Service to enjoy local programming on a portable device, providing the same access to content as if they were watching it on the TV at home. By leveraging the Out-of-Home Streaming capability of a new TiVo Roamio DVR, they will be able to stream live or recorded programming into faraway non-combat zones via tablets and smartphones.

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About TiVo
Founded in 1997, TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) developed the first commercially available digital video recorder (DVR). Today TiVo is a global leader in advanced television service for virtually any platform or device. TiVo offers its service directly to consumers, and also distributes its technology and services through solutions tailored for cable, satellite and broadcasting companies. Since its founding, TiVo has evolved into the ultimate single-solution media center by combining its patented DVR technologies and universal cable box capabilities with the ability to aggregate, search and deliver millions of pieces of broadband, cable and broadcast content directly to the television. TiVo also continues to weave itself into the fabric of the media industry by providing interactive advertising solutions and audience research and measurement ratings services to the television industry

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Source: TiVo Inc.