Cox Communications unveils new whole home DVR

Cox Communications has announced a new whole home DVR solution that will get fans of TV that use the cable company excited. The new service is in New England right now and sounds really cool. It adds $5 per month to the bill and allows the viewer to watch their programming in any room of the house that has a Cox tuner.

The service has a Trio interactive program guide, 500GB of storage space on the DVR and new HD channels that are only available to those that subscribe to the Plus Package DVR system. The subscription adds $5 monthly to the bill.

The coolest part of the whole home DVR system is that you can use Active Bookmarking. That means you can set a bookmark in a show you are watching and then finish the show in another room from the point you bookmarked. The system allows the users to watch up to three programs at one time and recording can be scheduled form any TV in the house.