Next generation DVRs

FierceIPTV is reporting that Cablevision is planning to go ahead with deployment of its RS-DVR as early as next month. The major studios and other large content owners sued for copyright infringement and lost, but the case may still be appealed to the Supreme Court.

The idea of remote storage for DVRs allows a host of new players to get in the game. Who knows remote storage better than Google? The RS-DVR battle has simmered rather quietly to date, but how this plays out will have a significant effect on the media landscape.

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