TiVo to end rewards referral programme
Digital TV recording system TiVo is to discontinue its rewards referral programme by May 28.
The company had been giving out points to anyone who persuading friends and colleagues to sign up for a TiVo recording service.
Members were able to redeem points for items such as a TiVO HD recording device.
TiVo says any unused points must be spent by May 28, and has added a few extra choices to the scheme, including a My DVR Expander drive, (28,500 points); TiVo Rewards Entertainment Package (120,000 points) and a TiVo Rewards Ultimate Entertainment Package (150,000 points.)
The entertainment packages will both offer TiVo HD with lifetime service and a TiVo Wireless Adapter, whilst the Ultimate package will come with a My DVR Expander drive.
TiVo Lovers, the user internet blog that first broke the news, says that the company has a replacement rewards network is in the pipeline.