Net-connected Hard-disk Video Recorder – (Associated with Personal TV/DVRs) - Net-connected Hard-disk Video Recorders are an alternative to the PC for accessing Internet content; broadband connections are preferred. This consumer electronic product would seek out and record a specified type of TV programs. Examples include Sony’s (2002) "Cocoon" line of products. See Media Appliances.

Network DVR (RS-DVR) - This replaces the home set-top (or equivalent) DVR with ISP-side DVR storage. Type "network DVR and "Cablevision" together in a search engine.


A List of Personal TV Providers

Network-based Video on Demand

Online DVR

The Video on Demand Dictionary and Business Index™

Timeshifting (Time Shifting)