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Rovi Brings Cutting-Edge Search and Discovery TotalGuide Application to Legacy Set-top Boxes - BendBroadband and Armstrong adopting Rovi Technology to deliver a convenient, fun New user experience to cable subscribers (NASDAQ: ROVI)
Rovi Brings Cutting-Edge Search and Discovery TotalGuide Application to Legacy Set-top Boxes

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Santa Clara, CA, United States, 2011/06/14 - BendBroadband and Armstrong adopting Rovi Technology to deliver a convenient, fun New user experience to cable subscribers (NASDAQ: ROVI). NASDAQ: ROVI

   
 
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This week at The Cable Show, Rovi Corporation unveiled the Rovi TotalGuide Application for Set-top Boxes (STBs), an advanced media guide that simplifies content discovery and access to subscription services. The application is designed to initially work alongside Rovi i-Guide, one of the industry’s most widely deployed on-screen cable guides, to smooth the adoption of a more in-depth user experience that includes advanced search, recommendations and rich metadata. The announcement builds on the earlier launch of Rovi TotalGuide xD, a white-label search and discovery application that extends and connects the cable experience to tablets, smart phones and PC devices. Rovi TotalGuide Applications are a unique approach that Rovi believes will help service providers scale deployment based on user behaviors and preferences and enable their subscribers to become more comfortable with the new technology at their own pace.

In addition, Rovi announced that Oregon’s BendBroadband and Pennsylvania based MSO Armstrong have signed licensing agreements with Rovi to launch versions of TotalGuide to complement their current on-screen programming guide experience. BendBroadband plans to rollout both TotalGuide for STBs and TotalGuide xD to their subscribers; Armstrong began trials of TotalGuide xD in April and plans to launch the application to their subscribers starting Fall 2011.

The growth of internet-connected devices in homes has led to an increase in consumer appetite for new features and services across their entertainment media. Because of this, the overall pay TV industry is facing a barrage of competitive services. Rovi TotalGuide Applications enable cable service providers to take action and bring their cable video experience to a whole new level with a compelling and fun new entertainment experience and variety of cutting-edge features that help subscribers maximize the enjoyment of their pay TV service.

TotalGuide for STB provides an optimized high definition interface that enables subscribers to quickly see what’s on their favorite channels, search, and browse by programs, celebrities, cast and credits with Rovi “six degrees of discovery” across services offerings, from linear and on demand to DVR. In addition, Rovi TotalGuide for STB and xD are integrated to provide a consistent, entertaining navigation experience on multiple devices.

“We value our customers and are continually looking for ways to improve their entertainment experience. With the breadth of entertainment metadata, advanced search and recommendations that Rovi houses, TotalGuide for STBs and TotalGuide xD were easy choices in helping us to achieve our goal of a better experience for our subscribers,” stated John Farwell, VP of Business Operations for BendBroadband.

Rovi TotalGuide Applications are compatible with a wide range of currently deployed STBs and mobile devices enabling service providers to utilize their existing capital investment to make improvements to their video product and strategy. Powered by Rovi Cloud Services, the applications require minimal infrastructure investment and operational changes and are cost effective to deploy and operate.

“Roles for cable service providers are changing fast, and companies need to find new ways to remain competitive and offer consumers innovative solutions,” stated Corey Ferengul, executive vice president of Products at Rovi. “With Rovi TotalGuide for STBs and web-enabled devices, we are excited to be offering cable providers a competitive, easy-to-deploy solution that infuses a new and fun way for consumers to find and consume television content.”

About Rovi Corporation
Rovi Corporation (rovicorp.com) is focused on revolutionizing the digital entertainment landscape by delivering solutions that enable consumers to intuitively connect to new entertainment from many sources and locations. The company also provides extensive entertainment discovery solutions for television, movies, music and photos to its customers in the consumer electronics, cable and satellite, entertainment and online distribution markets. These solutions, complemented by industry leading entertainment data, create the connections between people and technology, and enable them to discover and manage entertainment in an enjoyable form.

Rovi holds nearly 5,000 issued or pending patents worldwide and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, with numerous offices across the United States and around the world including Japan, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, and the United Kingdom.

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All statements contained herein that are not statements of historical fact, including statements that use the words "will" or "is expected to," or similar words that describe the Company's or its management's future plans, objectives, or goals, are "forward-looking statements" and are made pursuant to the Safe-Harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause the actual results of the Company to be materially different from the historical results and/or from any future results or outcomes expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors are further addressed in the Company's most recent annual report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 31, 2010 and such other documents as are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time (available at sec.gov/). The Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the date of this release, except as required by law.

 
 
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