TiVo's (TIVO) fate hangs in the balance today as it argues its patent case against EchoStar...

|About: TiVo Inc. (TIVO)|By:, SA News Editor

TiVo's (TIVO) fate hangs in the balance today as it argues its patent case against EchoStar (SATS) in court. Cable and satellite competitors have shrunk TiVo's once-considerable DVR market share to about 8%. The ruling on TiVo's recording software patent infringement claim could either give it needed market leverage, or give it "another push toward obscurity."