Tablet-wielding Dish subscribers, prepare for some convergence: The new Remote Access app lets couch potatoes browse listings, schedule recordings, manage DVR libraries, and, for those with Silng-enabled boxes, watch live TV right on the iPad. Free [iTunes]
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Comcast also has an Xfinity App to control you cable box and DVR, but I haven't used it yet.
It looks nice so far though.