TiVo Marks a Decade Since 'Black Thursday'

November 2009
Multichannel News;11/30/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 44, p6
The article offers a recollection of the "Black Thursday" event wherein Tribune Media Services Inc. (TMS) disables digital television recorder (DVR) from TiVo Inc. It notes chief evangelist Richard Bullwinkle of Rovi Corp. recalls the incident that happened ten years ago during a conference in New York on November 19, 2009. Bullwinkle states that TiVo Inc. coordinated with TMS to provide information which does not occur and resulted to the sale of 120 DVRs.


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