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Nero Launches TiVo For PC, Multimedia Software

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9:41 pm on Sep 29, 2008 (gmt 0)

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Nero Launches TiVo For PC, Multimedia Software [informationweek.com]

Information Week - 9/29/08:

...LiquidTV will let consumers turn their Windows PC into a TiVo digital video recorder. Customers will be able to record, pause, and watch television shows on their computers like they would on a set-top TiVo box. But the PC version also enables transferring shows between computers, exporting to iPods and PlayStation Portables, and burning to DVD....
6:25 am on Oct 8, 2008 (gmt 0)

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Nothing in the works for Japan yet according to the Japanese site that I can see. That would be a nice entry to the DVR market. The stand-alone DVR manufactures here have probably blocked this.
3:43 pm on Oct 8, 2008 (gmt 0)

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There have been some DVRs available for the Mac for a few years now, the most popular one is EyeTV.

Here's a MacWorld article from September 2007 about it [macworld.com].

10:42 pm on Oct 9, 2008 (gmt 0)

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I just purchased an EyeTV for my iMac. I highly recommend it. It looks especially good with my cable's HD channels.