Posted on December 1, 2010
Today, Mashable listed its top ten gadgets for holiday gifts this season, with Apple's iPad making the cut because "it’s a top-notch video player for streaming services," among a list of other features. Now, DISH Network subscribers can download the upgraded Remote Access App for the iPad as of today, December 1st in order to stream live TV to the high-tech device or to manage your DISH DVR. DISH Network recently launched its 'TV Everywhere' feature where DISH Network subscribers can purchase a user-friendly sling adapter with a USB port, to stream their satellite television programming to a variety of mobile devices including iPhones, iPod Touch, Android Phones, laptops, PC's and now iPads. The DISH Remote Access app can be downloaded for free at Apple's iTunes store. DISH Network subscribers only need to make sure they have an upgraded slingloaded DVR plus a one time purchase of the easy-to-use 'TV Everywhere' sling adapter in order to connect DISH Network programming to mobile devices and laptops. Some of the features that you will now be able to access on your iPad include: managing your DVR by scheduling, deleting and prioritizing recordings, watch live or recorded television shows and browse the DISH Network programming guide. If you're a DISH Network subscriber, this app is a must-have, especially as an iPad owner where it's all about entertainment. The iPad is the perfect device to play games on and watch TV and movies when you're traveling or on-the-go. Give your family the gift they're really wanting this year with the DISH Remote Access app for iPads, now satellite TV can truly be access 'everywhere,' think about how much quieter road trips with the kids will be too, not to mention never having to miss an important playoff game. Can your cable service do that? To order DISH Network before the holidays, visit DISH Systems - authorized DISH Network retailer or call 866-989-3474. You can also visit DISH Systems to make sure you have the correct equipment necessary to connect with DISH Remote Access (upgraded/compatible DVR, DISH Sling Adapter). Follow us on Twitter and become a fan of our Facebook Page to get exclusive satellite TV deals and stay up-to-date on DISH Network news.