If you're a satellite subscriber, both DirectTV and Dish Networks offer apps with remote control and DVR management capabilities. And the DVR Remote for TIVO lets TIVO Series 3 or Premiere users control all recording and playback functions from their mobile device.
Wrangle control from your remote
Regardless of which mobile platform you're using, there is a wealth of options for transforming it into a replacement for your remote. If you invest a little time in finding the right ones for your system, you'll ultimately spend less time futzing with your home theater and more time enjoying it.
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