Macrovision Gives Use of Patented Guide to tvCompass19 May, 2008 By: Chris Tribbey
Macrovision and digital media company tvCompass have entered into a patent license agreement that will support the latter's handheld wireless devices and its click365 wireless content network.
The agreement uses Macrovision's patented programming guide for tvCompass's products.
“Through our second-screen solution, tvCompass's goal is to offer consumers a great new way to control their home theater equipment and deliver wireless Internet into the palm of their hands, enhancing their overall TV entertainment experience,” said tvCompass CEO Edward J. Zylka. “We are very pleased to be working with Macrovision to enable one-touch access to television listings, sports content and more.”