Rovi Renews Patent License Agreement with VIZIO

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--()--Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ: ROVI) today announced that Rovi has renewed its patent license agreement with leading TV manufacturer VIZIO. Under the terms of the agreement, the multi-year license renewal extends VIZIO’s use of Rovi’s patent portfolio for the company’s products.

“Rovi’s patent portfolio has aided the top global consumer electronics manufacturers with transforming entertainment consumption for viewers around the world,” said Samir Armaly, executive vice president, intellectual property and licensing, Rovi. “Our license renewal with VIZIO reinforces the significance of Rovi’s portfolio of patents and our leadership position in advancing content discovery.”

About Rovi Corporation

Rovi is leading the way to a more personalized entertainment experience. The company’s pioneering guides, metadata and recommendations continue to drive program search and navigation on millions of devices across the globe. With a new generation of cloud-based discovery capabilities and emerging solutions for interactive advertising and audience analytics, Rovi is enabling premier brands worldwide to increase their reach, drive consumer satisfaction and create a better entertainment experience across multiple screens. Rovi holds over 5,000 issued or pending patents worldwide and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Discover more about Rovi at Rovicorp.com.

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Contacts

Rovi Corporation
Stacey Hurwitz
617-710-9171
Stacey.Hurwitz@rovicorp.com

Release Summary

Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ: ROVI) today announced that Rovi has renewed its patent license agreement with leading TV manufacturer VIZIO.

Contacts

Rovi Corporation
Stacey Hurwitz
617-710-9171
Stacey.Hurwitz@rovicorp.com