Almost half of those surveyed now own a personal video recorder
(PWR) and use it daily.
The firm's decision in January to slash the cost of the Sky Plus HD service - which combines a personal video recorder
with high definition TV - added 243,000 subscribers in the first quarter of 2009.
BSkyB said it expected further acceleration in the take-up of its Sky Plus HD service, which combines a personal video recorder
with high definition TV.
They feature eight mini-computer projects including a personal video recorder
, dedicated digital audio jukebox, wi-fi extender, portable firewall, and a tiny Bluetooth-powered "gumstick" to talk to cell phones and other devices.
Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ:BRCM), Irvine, Calif., a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, has announced a new single-chip, multi-format high definition (HD) satellite set-top box solution that enables manufacturers to develop low cost satellite set-top boxes (STBs) with personal video recorder
AMD said that the ATI TV Wonder Digital Cable Tuner turns a PC into a Personal Video Recorder
(PVR) with easy to use Microsoft Windows Vista Media Centre menus and interfaces.
Aside from its full line of TV Tuners and Personal Video Recorder
products, AVerMedia provides Hardware and Software DVR Board Security Systems, Document Cameras, Digital Video Makers, TV Photo Viewers, and PC-to-TV Converters for consumer and corporate/ educational markets.
Adu's setup is built around the HP z545 Digital Entertainment Center (starting at $1,349.99), with an Intel P4 processor Windows XP Media Center, and a personal video recorder
that enables him to make the most of his tech.
Despite projections for the penetration of personal video recorder
(PVR) devices in Israel, only a few thousand have been bought to date, and the YES MAX and HOT Magic PVR services were only launched in September 2005.
The little black box, often referred to as a PVR (personal video recorder
), introduced TV viewers to a new form of time shifting.
(TAEC) to develop a cost-effective personal video recorder
(PVR) reference platform for consumer electronics manufacturers.
Some industrial sectors--especially those that produce niche digital-manipulation devices (such as Formac, whose product line converts TV to digital video and back again) or personal video recorder
systems (such as TiVo)--might be wiped out by the cost of the redesign and by limits on developing new products.