DirecTV (NYSE: DTV) has launched a mobile application which its subscribers can use to schedule their DVR remotely. Sky has been offering this in UK for a while now, while Tivo-scheduling-on-Verizon-Wireless costs $2 a month. DirecTV’s service is free.
From the service’s online description:
— Browse our 14-day guide anywhere and select programs quickly
— Send record command to a specific DVR in your house
— Prioritize your recordings
More on the remote scheduler FAQs page here.