In comes a new offshoot technology business - the development of interactive navigational tools, otherwise known as "on-screen guides
." Various features of this service include VCR taping, and complete and wide ranging schedule information by genre, program, actor, or just about any grouping imaginable.
TiVo is a customer favorite, offering an advanced on-screen guide
, enabling you to search for content across your favorite video sources including streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and YouTube, says Tom McAdaragh, VP of Technology at Midco.
A few months ago, Thomson allied itself with one on-screen guide
called StarSight; more recently, Gemstar, which is developing a system of its own, became the marketer of another on-screen guide
The new BT TV on-screen guide
and TV app will be provided as free upgrades across all of BT TVs packages - even ones costing as little as 3 a month giving even more value to TV consumers in the UK.
The arrangement comes on the heels of an announcement that Thomson Consumer Electronics plans to invest heavily in StarSight, the pioneer of the on-screen guide
The top-of-the-line model has a two-tuner PIP, StarSight on-screen guide
and a subwoofer.
Retailers nationwide early on informed VideoGuide executives an on-screen guide
in a standalone box must hit a serious impulse price point.
"Our solution is to offer a convenient on-screen guide
, and we're integrating video with next so that this operates like a TV and not a PC."
EDS uses an on-screen guide
giving programming information.
Visually though this isn't the most attractive looking car on the road, the tested and well specified Excel model's reversing camera lacked any on-screen guides
and some of the interior plastics felt on the cheap side.
indicate if the pupil size is within the sufficient range for photography.
Wednesdays April 20 and May 18: introduction to computing with on-screen guides
, book in advance with counter staff.