Archive for the ‘TiVo’ Category

TiVo Series3 eSATA upgrade process Hosted on Zooomr After reading that TiVo had activated the eSATA port on their Series3 boxes I rushed to buy a Seagate 500GB external eSATA drive. Once I received it this weekend I followed the simple instructions from Engadget, and after a few attempts I had tripled the storage on […]

How-to: Use your TiVo Series3 eSATA port to add an external drive – Engadget Oh-my-gawd! The moment TiVo Series3 owners have been waiting for is here. If you were patient enough not to upgrade your original Series3 hard drive (supposedly only works on non-upgraded drives), then click the link above and read how to add […]

I guess I was a bit naive to think that my CableCARD setup would be trouble free. I suppose I should be glad it’s not as bad as other peoples’ experiences. The Comcast tech came to install the cards yesterday, and it seemed to work except I was not receiving some digital channels like NFLNet, […]

TiVo S3 unit Hosted on Zooomr Photos of my brand-spankin’ new TiVo Series3 are posted on Zooomr.

Well, what can I say other than I caved. When I first heard about the TiVo Series3 (S3 for short) at CES 2006 I wanted one immediately. Then came the cable company DVR, which I snatched up. It was great to finally be able to record and timeshift premium HD shows, but the interface and […]

TiVo has officially released its much anticipated Series3 box, which is capable of recording premium HD cable channels (ex. ESPNHD, HBOHD, etc) without the need for a cable box. At $1100 ($800 for the box + $300 limited special on lifetime 3 yrs of service) it’s a bit expensive, but I assume TiVo feels that […]