Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - Why TiVo's founders crashed and burned with Qplay->

Submitted by Velcroman1
Velcroman1 (1667895) writes "Michael Ramsay and Jim Barton created a revolution with TiVo, a device that challenged the notion that we had to watch TV shows when they aired. And they hoped to do it again with Qplay, a device that challenged the notion that short-form videos had to be consumed one at a time, like snacks instead of meals. Qplay streamed curated queues of short-form Internet video to your TV using a small, simple box controlled by an iPad app. So what went wrong? Unlike TiVo, the Qplay box was difficult to justify owning, and thevalue of the service itself is questionable. And as of last week, Qplay is closed."
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Why TiVo's founders crashed and burned with Qplay

Comments Filter:

APL is a write-only language. I can write programs in APL, but I can't read any of them. -- Roy Keir

Working...