UPDATE MeedioTV is now officially released. It supports all the major Hauppauge hardware encoding tuner cards, comes with a “lite” version of Meedio Essentials called Meedio Express, and is only $39.95!! I’ve posted the complete MeedioTv announcement below.
THE GIVEAWAY HAS NOW CONCLUDED
To celebrate the official launch we’re giving away 2 more downloadable licensed copies of the Meedio Essential & MeedioTV bundle.
You have until Midnight Eastern time Wed August 3rd to visit the MeedioTV Features page, look it over & study it…and come back to byopvr and send a forum instant message to giveaway with the answer to the following question.
How much do additional tuner licenses for MeedioTV cost?
The two winners will be randomly drawn from the pool of correct entries on Thursday the 4th of August.
Thanks again to Meedio for sponsoring the giveaway.
The giveaway is now closed: no more entries will be accepted!!
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Meedio Launches New DVR Software to Let Consumers Watch, Pause, Schedule, and Record TV — With No Subscription Fees
Leading digital home software developer Meedio LLC announces the introduction of the Meedio TV digital video recorder application for a one-time fee of only $39.99. Meedio TV allows consumers to watch, pause, rewind, schedule and record live television broadcasts using their PC and remote control.
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 27, 2005 — Meedio LLC, a leader in home entertainment and control software, today announced the availability of the latest product in their line of digital home software. Meedio TV is a digital video recorder (DVR) application that runs on Microsoft® Windows® XP computers and uses a TV tuner to enable users to watch, pause, rewind, and record live television broadcasts. Meedio TV also includes a free subscription to an Electronic Program Guide (EPG) which allows users to browse, search, and schedule upcoming broadcasts up to ten days in advance. Meedio TV is available immediately for only $39.99 at http://www.meedio.com.
Meedio TV is built on the award-winning Meedio platform which also powers the popular Meedio Essentials digital media center. Meedio TV can be used on its own or seamlessly combined with Meedio Essentials to enjoy digital photos, music, movies, news, weather, and games as part of a complete Meedio Pro bundle. Both Meedio TV and Meedio Essentials can be operated with a remote control and connected to a standard TV or HDTV for a true home theater experience. Meedio Pro is also available at the company’s website for only $79.99.
By using standard PC hardware, Meedio TV is nearly limitless in its expandability. Additional features of Meedio TV include:
* View and record from multiple tuners at the same time with no additional fees.
* Search and browse programs by time, channel, title, keyword, cast, or any custom-defined categories.
* Record from a direct video input or from external cable and satellite boxes.
* Record programs once or every time they are on, with repeat detection and prioritization.
* Records in the background when Meedio TV is not running.
* Manage hard drive space and video quality profiles.
* Manage special European channels and frequencies
* Easy on-screen setup wizard.
* Seamlessly combines with Meedio Essentials to provide a fully customizable interface to digital photos, music, movies, news, weather, games and over 200 application plugins.
All Meedio TV and Meedio Pro customers will also be eligible for free upgrades to upcoming releases that include planned support for HDTV, DVB, remote tuners, and a web interface.