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Shaw Communications Expands License for Rovi’s Entertainment Discovery Patent Portfolio

Company Release - 12/30/2015 8:00 AM ET

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ: ROVI) today announced the expansion of Rovi’s entertainment discovery patent license agreement with Shaw Communications Inc., a major Canadian cable and satellite service provider serving 2.6 million video customers across Canada. The deal expands the scope of usage under Shaw’s existing long-term license agreement to Rovi’s intellectual property.

About Rovi Corporation
Rovi is leading the way to a more personalized entertainment experience. The company’s pioneering guides, metadata and recommendations continue to drive program search and navigation on millions of devices across the globe. With a new generation of cloud-based discovery capabilities and emerging solutions for interactive advertising and audience analytics, Rovi is enabling premier brands worldwide to increase their reach, drive consumer satisfaction and create a better entertainment experience across multiple screens. Rovi holds over 5,000 issued or pending patents worldwide and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Discover more about Rovi at Rovicorp.com.

Rovi Corporation
Stacey Hurwitz, +1-617-710-9171
Stacey.Hurwitz@rovicorp.com

Source: Rovi Corporation