headquartered in hauppauge, ny, about 40 miles east of new york city, hauppauge computer works has been bringing tv to the pc since 1992. the company is the worldwide leader in developing and manufacturing pc based tv tuners and data broadcast receiver products. hauppauge's products allow pc users to watch television on their pc screens, videoconference and create both still video images and digital tv recordings. hauppauge's flagship product, the wintv, is the leading branded tv tuner card for pcs. hauppauge computer works is a division of hauppauge digital inc. in december of 2008, hauppauge digital inc. acquired the pinnacle pctv product line from avid, and now runs pctv tuner products as a separate division. pctv has their research and development labs in braunschweig, germany.