TiVo, Minus the Tangle

The new HD set-top box is a delightonce you get it running

When I wrote about the new world of consumer-friendly set-top cable boxes in June, I was longing to be free from the clutter of boxes, wires, and remotes that make a mess of my video system (see BusinessWeek.com, 6/7/07, "Unchained From the Cable Box"). The new TiVo HD isn't quite the set-top box of my dreams, but it comes pretty close. And it is a harbinger of better things that will be here soon.

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