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TiVo Issues Follow Up Statement on Order by U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas and Scheduled Additional Damages and Workaround Hearing

Company Release - 11/21/2008 9:41 AM ET

ALVISO, Calif., Nov. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TiVo Inc. (Nasdaq: TIVO), the creator of and a leader in television products and services for digital video recorders (DVR), offered the following statement today on the order by the United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas, in the lawsuit against EchoStar Communications Corporation:

    "We are pleased that the U.S. District Court has scheduled a hearing on
     EchoStar's purported workaround on February 17, 2009.  Contrary to
     EchoStar's statement yesterday, the Court did not rule on TiVo's pending
     motion for contempt of the injunction.  The Court will do so after the
     hearing as well as rule on the amount of damages owed to TiVo (which
     EchoStar admitted at the September 4, 2008 hearing are owed) beyond the
     nearly $105 million already paid by EchoStar.  This is a positive step,
     particularly the accelerated discovery ordered by the Court, towards the
     ultimate resolution of all issues in the litigation and we remain
     confident that we will prevail in showing that EchoStar's workaround does
     not avoid infringement."

About TiVo Inc.

Founded in 1997, TiVo (Nasdaq: TIVO) pioneered a brand new category of products with the development of the first commercially available digital video recorder (DVR). Sold through leading consumer electronic retailers and, TiVo has developed a brand which resonates boldly with consumers as providing a superior television experience. Through agreements with leading satellite and cable providers, TiVo also integrates its DVR service features into the set-top boxes of mass distributors. TiVo's DVR functionality and ease of use, with such features as Season Pass(TM) recordings and WishList(R) searches and TiVo KidZone, have elevated its popularity among consumers and have created a whole new way for viewers to watch television. With a continued investment in its patented technologies, TiVo is revolutionizing the way consumers watch and access home entertainment. Rapidly becoming the focal point of the digital living room, TiVo's DVR is at the center of experiencing new forms of content on the TV, such as broadband delivered video, music, and photos. With innovative features, such as TiVoToGo(TM) transfers and online scheduling, TiVo is expanding the notion of consumers experiencing "TiVo, TV your way.(R)" The TiVo(R)service is also at the forefront of providing innovative marketing solutions for the television industry, including a unique platform for advertisers and audience research measurement.

TiVo, "TiVo, TV your way." Season Pass, WishList, TiVoToGo, and the TiVo Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of TiVo Inc.'s subsidiaries worldwide. (C) 2008 TiVo Inc. All rights reserved

This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements relate to, among other things, TiVo's future business and growth strategies including TiVo's mass distribution strategy and retail bundling efforts, profitability and financial guidance, distribution of the TiVo service domestically with Comcast, DIRECTV, and Cox and internationally, growth and innovation in TiVo's advertising and audience research measurement business, the timing and availability of broadband content, TiVo's software development for the cable industry including with respect to switch digital technology, the results of TiVo's litigation with EchoStar, how TiVo intends to exploit its intellectual property, TiVo's future marketing spend and related activities, and financial performance. Forward-looking statements generally can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as, "believe," "expect," "may," "will," "intend," "estimate," "continue," or similar expressions or the negative of those terms or expressions. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to vary materially from those expressed in or indicated by the forward-looking statements. Factors that may cause actual results to differ materially include delays in development, competitive service offerings and lack of market acceptance, as well as the other potential factors described under "Risk Factors" in the Company's public reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2008, our Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q for the fiscal periods ended April 30, 2008 and July 31, 2008, and our Current Reports on Form 8-K. The Company cautions you not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which reflect an analysis only and speak only as of the date hereof. TiVo disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.


Contact: Media, Michael Boccio, +1-212-446-1867,, for TiVo Inc.; or Investors, Derrick Nueman of TiVo Inc., +1-408-519-9677,