updated 04:10 pm EDT, Fri October 24, 2008
TiVo adds Disney and Jaman
TiVo announced on Thursday it will add to its current on-demand video library with the addition of a Disney and Jaman VOD services. Jaman offers a selection of international independent movies and foreign films and serials and launched on Thursday, while Disney film rentals will come via CinemaNow and begin next week. Either is at least thus far being offered in standard definition only with MPEG-2 encoding. The new content is accessible through Series2 and Series3/HD DVR hardware.
TiVo already offered more than 30,000 TV and movie titles from Amazon's library for rent or purchase. The newly offered rentals start at about $2 per episode and will be offered on the same day as DVDs hit stores and/or traditional rental chains like Blockbuster. [via Zatznotfunny]