TiVo Partners With Flingo to Enable Rapid Video Publishing and App Deployment on TiVo Premiere Set-Top Boxes

TiVo Partners With Flingo to Enable Rapid Video Publishing and App Deployment 
on TiVo Premiere Set-Top Boxes 
Flingo's LaunchPad Platform Combines the Best of Web and TV
Entertainment With Social Sharing Capabilities 
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/14/13 --  Flingo
(www.flingo.tv), the world's largest publisher of Smart TV apps,
today announced that TiVo Inc. has integrated Flingo's LaunchPad
video platform into TiVo(R) Premiere set-top boxes, bringing over
seventy streaming on-demand video applications to viewers' TVs for
instant streaming. In addition to the streaming video channels
previously available, TiVo Premiere owners now have access to
Flingo's complete portfolio of applications, including video content
from TMZ, A&E, History, Showtime, TV Guide, and over fifty other
content partners, plus exclusive access to ne
w content developed
specifically for TiVo subscribers through the "Launchpad for TiVo."  
"People are demanding access to online streaming content from the
comfort of their own living room, and TiVo's offerings has evolved to
support that demand," said Tara Maitra, SVP and general manager of
content & media sales at TiVo Inc. "Flingo's platform and wide range
of apps makes it possible for TiVo to offer even more choices to our
viewers, and we're excited to work with Flingo." 
"TiVo changed the way we watch television forever," said Ashwin
Navin, CEO and co-founder of Flingo. "Working with TiVo allows us to
drive further innovation into the world of TV by offering the
consumer substantially more content diversity and unparalleled social
features in the living room." 
Premiere owners have access to Flingo's complete portfolio of
applications today.  
About Flingo
 Founded in 2008, Flingo delivers a more engaging TV
experience through its portfolio of applications and TV platform
technologies. Flingo publishes more Smart TV apps than any other
company in the world and is a product and service of Free Stream
Media Corp. Flingo's automatic content recognition (ACR) platform
uniquely identifies TV programs within 3 seconds through computer
vision, signal processing, video fingerprinting within Smart TVs.
Flingo is currently available on over 15 million screens, in 118
countries worldwide. For more information, please visit
http://flingo.tv/acr-syncapps.html, or follow @FlingoTV.  
About TiVo
 Founded in 1997, TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) developed the
first commercially available digital video recorder (DVR), and today
TiVo is a global leader in advanced television service offering
products on multiple platforms and devices. TiVo offers its service
directly to consumers, and also distributes its technology and
services through solutions tailored for cable, satellite and
broadcasting companies. Since its founding, TiVo has evolved into the
ultimate single-solution media center by combining its patented DVR
technologies and universal cable box capabilities with the ability to
aggregate, search and deliver millions of pieces of broadband, cable
and broadcast content directly to the television. TiVo also continues
to weave itself into the fabric of the media industry by providing
interactive advertising solutions and audience research and
measurement ratings services to the television industry. www.tivo.com 
Press Contact
Lydia Howard
Vantage Communications for Flingo
+1 413.461.1218 
lhoward@flingo.tv 
 
 
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