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The last I checked, the hardware itself is about $200 or $300, plus they force you to sign up for their monthly service. That's another $10 or $20 a month, which is really quite ridiculous. All it is is a program guide. It's why I didn't buy one.

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  • pay a lower price for the TiVo box, and then pay a monthly fee, or
  • can pay a higher ''lifetime'' fee for the TiVo box, which includes monthly fees for
    • as long as you own the Tivo, or
    • as long as the Tivo company is in business.
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Only if you new service provides tivo.

Can you use TiVo with your home computer or network?

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When was Tivo released?

if its a company >>>1997: TiVo is founded by James Barton and Michael Ramsay.

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Yes, you can connect your tivo to the direct tv receiver.

Is it hard to use directv dvr with tivo?

No. It is not hard to use DirectTv DVR with Tivo. The reason how I know this is because I have a Tivo and i find that it is not hard to use directtv dvr with it.

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No, you can use TiVo with an antenna or any cable service. Check out to see what TiVo would work best for you.

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