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The latest victim of the DVR box: TV Guide

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Days are numbered for the iconic scroll of the TV Guide Channel. The New York Times reports that TV Guide's owner, Macrovision, is selling the network of TV listings, adding, "And one of the buyers, the TV producer Allen Shapiro, says the network's famous scroll will eventually stop, a consequence of viewers' preference for on-screen and online television guides."

And how much are printed TV listings worth nowadays? Macrovision recently sold off the TV Guide magazine for the whopping sum of $1.

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