tv_remote_control.jpgIPNews® – A major settlement was struck over TiVo’s patent infringement claims with three major competitors agreeing to pay $490 million.

TiVo brought separate lawsuits against Motorola, Time Warner Cable, and Cisco Systems, claiming that their TV recording devices violated TiVo’s original patent for such a device.  This collective settlement reinforces the strength of TiVo’s patent for its set-top cable boxes, and adds to its winnings from previous patent infringement cases, now totaling $1.6 billion.  To continue reading, click: TiVo Maintains Dominance in Patent Lawsuits over Digital Video Recorders