NYTimes: DirecTV Strikes Deal to Offer TiVo Recorder
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Date: 04 Sep 2008 13:43
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Another change is that TiVo won a key lawsuit against Dish Networks. In that lawsuit, a federal court ruled that Dish’s recording devices infringe TiVo software patents. In fact, a hearing begins Thursday in federal district court in the Eastern District of Texas on how the penalties against Dish will be enforced. The ruling encouraged television programming providers like Comcast and DirecTV to reach deals with TiVo, or risk paying their own royalty fees, said Mr. Baker of Gartner.
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