Building on its Remote DVR service, Eastlink has today announced the launch of its new TotalGuide xD iPad app powered by Rovi Corp (via Broadcaster). Available in the App Store as a free download, the app allows Eastlink customers to browse TV listings, explore programs, personalize the guide and even remotely schedule recordings for viewing at a later time, anywhere from their iPad.
Eastlink CEO Lee Bragg said in a press release, “We continuously talk to our customers about what they want and need” . “They’ve told us that they are looking for products that make their lives easier; this is designed to do exactly that”, he added.
“By powering Eastlink’s Remote DVR service and TotalGuide xD, Rovi is helping Eastlink deliver next-generation video services to their customers with the convenience of using mobile devices to access a more enjoyable entertainment experience,” said Bob Shallow, SVP, Product Sales & Marketing at Rovi. “TotalGuide xD brings a more personalized search and discovery experience to consumers — making it easier for them to connect to, discover and enjoy their favorite programming.”
Eastlink’s new TotalGuide xD iPad application gives customers a personalized guide experience with:
- an easy-to-use design specifically created for iPad
- intuitive search to find favorite shows, movies and celebrities with rich content and graphics
- the ability to review channel listings, view program information, and see recommendations for other programs including the ability to set recordings for these programs on their DVR whenever
- their iPad is connected to the internet
Download TotalGuide xD for Eastlink App For iPad [Direct Link]