TiVo enhances iPad app to benefit cable operators and new version of TiVo’s companion application for adds operator’s VOD catalog and also integrates VOD prominently into the overall search results. With this app there’s no need to interrupt what you’re watching to browse for new shows and explore all your entertainment options, now lets you post directly to Facebook and Twitter…………..
TiVo Inc., the creator of and a leader in advanced television services including digital video recorders (DVRs) announced that it has enhanced its TiVo App for iPad to include new features tailored to its cable partners. Launched on the App store earlier this year, the TiVo App for iPad enables users to search, browse, explore and share their favorite entertainment all without interrupting what’s playing on the television. Once found, the user simply “flicks” the selected content from the iPad to their TV screen. The new version of TiVo‘s companion iPad application automatically adds the operator’s Video on Demand into the search and browse features within the App, allowing viewers to quickly find a TV program or movie and enjoy it on TV. The App also automatically detects and integrates the operator’s branding, linear programming and VOD catalog when connected to a TiVo box provided by the operator. “Operators are constantly looking for new ways to connect with their subscribers,” said David Sandford, TiVo’s Vice President and General Manager of TiVo’s service provider business. “The enhancements we have made to our iPad App help cable operators bring TiVo’s innovative user interface directly into the hands of their subscribers, thereby offering consumers the ultimate remote control and viewing on demand experience. We have only just begun to refine our offering to the operator community and look forward to bringing additional elements to the TiVo iPad App.” TiVo made this announcement during the 2011 NCTA Cable Show in Chicago.
It even enables you to post comments about a specific show or movie on your Twitter or Facebook page. It’s an innovative new way of interacting with your TiVo while you’re kicking back on the couch, or on the road. It’s fun and easy to surface information about the show or movie you’re currently watching without having to interrupt it. You can dig deeper into the cast and crew, or get recommendations for similar titles. The TiVo App for iPad makes it easier than ever to manage your scheduled recordings in your To Do List and prioritize your Season Pass recordings. Download TiVo App for iPad : Here