Microsoft Sues TiVo. On Behalf of AT&T.

Well, if your business isn’t making enough money to sustain, why not sue everyone that has a similar technology to yours since you won once already?! TiVo does do a lot of things significantly unique in their DVR offering, but to say they invented the technology is fairly suspect.


After taking a pound of flesh from DISH Network (with more to come?), TiVo was looking for a repeat time shifting patent infringement performance from Verizon and AT&T. But AT&T isn’t quietly acquiescing to a licensing settlement. As Microsoft, who provides the Mediaroom DVR experience to AT&T’s U-verse customers, has just filed suit against TiVo for patent infringement of their own related t