Foxtel have just released an iPad-friendly version of their TV Guide iPhone app. It lets you browse the PayTV network’s 14-day EPG, and iQ and iQ2 subscribers can set reminders and schedule recordings remotely. Sadly, the app doesn’t include Foxtel streaming to the iPad’s screen. Sad face. [iTunes]
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