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November 08, 2004

Tivo Permalinks

90% Crud had an interesting idea to make web scheduling a Tivo just a bit easier: Permalinks to television shows. The idea is that with a single click on someone's website, you could program your tivo to record that show.

I guess good minds think alike. Tivo released the feature on the very next day. Here's an example for all those Tivo users that have toddlers: Click here to record an episode of Little Bear

Personally, I'd like to have the PermaLinks expanded to include creating WishLists. I use wishlists all the time to generate a personalized tv guide, and I'd find the ability to add a wishlist based on some recommendation very handy.

Additional Info:
TVHarmony Product Tracker: Tivo Series 2

(Hat Tip: Atmaspheric Endeavors)

Posted on November 08, 2004

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