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How TiVo is messing up customer support.
Ok, So I've gotten a TiVo and overall, I'm happy, but there have been issues and I suspect I've a defective unit. - Now the nice folks after many service calls were happy to swap it out, and to ensure continuity of service, they sent me a new unit (after a $109 deposit). That was yesterday. Today, when we go to watch a little TV, and wait for our replacement unit to arrive we find our TiVo service has been suspended. WTF? They have an exchange program, but your unit your waiting to exchange is as ......

Posted On Wednesday, June 22, 2011 8:38 PM

Cut the cable resources & articles
A great article breaking down the 'actual cost' of one man's attempt to recreate his viewing habits without cable. Thoughtful, but slightly off in the math. For example comparing going OTA + TiVo to cable is only for the first year, where all the up front costs are, but not comparing year two, when the savings are obviously dramatic. Still the approach can help you quantify your own decision - 'gee my Bravo shows aren't ......

Posted On Wednesday, May 25, 2011 8:26 PM

Adios Fios or How I Cut the Cable
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Posted On Monday, May 23, 2011 9:28 PM

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