TiVo buys search/reco company Digitalsmiths
DVR maker TiVo has purchased one of the leading content discovery technology providers, Digitalsmiths, for $135M.
The move to buy the cloud-based reco company goes to show how highly personalized discovery and recommendation is being valued as a differentiation factor for content providers.
The EPG and reco service can be implemented across multiple devices and has seen considerable growth.
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