27847060 story Tivo Gets $215 Million Patent Settlement From AT&T 93 Posted by Unknown Lamer on Wednesday January 04, 2012 @10:18AM from the can't-beat-em-sue-em-instead dept. symbolset writes "Slashgear is reporting that Tivo has achieved a settlement in their patent lawsuit with AT&T. Tivo will receive the minimum sum of $215 million over six years — more if AT&T DVR subscribers go above a certain level. This settles a patent dispute going back to 2009 and has been covered here with some side issues. Confirmed by Tivo press release."