The DVR pioneer is hooking up with Disney
The ability to digitally download content into TiVo hard drives is huge, at a time when Blockbuster
TiVo won't suddenly be rolling in Mickey Mouse money by the time the service launches later this year. The company has been offering digital purchases and rentals through Amazon.com's
I'm not belittling this morning's deal. In addition to the Amazon relationship, TiVo has been serving up music through RealNetworks
This morning's press release didn't single out any specific Disney movie titles that will be available through the rental service, but this is still one more name in TiVo's black book. Despite the uninspiring subscriber growth at TiVo in recent quarters, it's good to know that the company's map of Hollywood is accumulating more pushpins.