Microsoft Slaps TiVo with Patent Infringement Suit

January 22, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ Software giant Microsoft has filed a patent-infringement suit against digital-video-recorder manufacturer TiVo.

Microsoft claims TiVo uses Microsoft technology related to purchasing and delivering videos and to program information display. TiVo, however, has countered that this lawsuit is merely a ploy from Microsoft to help its partner AT&T, which faces its own patent-infringement suit from TiVo.

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