Free App: TiVo for BlackBerry

By: Jeremy Muncy - September 30, 2009

Do you have a TiVo DVR hooked up in your living room? Do you have a BlackBerry? If you answered yes to both of these questions, then you’ll probably be interested in this new app. TiVo and RIM, the BlackBerry maker, have unveiled a free app that will allow people to control their TiVos from their BlackBerry.

Will you be downloading the TiVo for BlackBerry app today? Let us know.

Here is the app description from BlackBerry’s site:

"With TiVo for BlackBerry smartphones you can access your channel listings and program your favorite shows from your BlackBerry smartphone. Your smartphone functions just like a TiVo remote control, so you can browse by category, popular shows, daily picks and more."

TiVo for BlackBerry screenshots

TiVo for BlackBerry features:

  • Program what you like to watch from virtually anywhere
  • Browse quickly with an easy-to-navigate menu with a familiar TiVo look and feel
  • Scroll through your channels listings directly from your smartphone
  • Search for what you want to watch by title, keyword & actor

TiVo for BlackBerry system requirements:

  • A wireless data service plan from your wireless service provider
  • An active Series2 or Series3 standalone TiVo Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
  • A subscription to TiVo service
  • 355KB of available memory on your smartphone
  • BlackBerry® Device Software v4.2 or higher

Download TiVo for BlackBerry through your phone browser here.

Download TiVo for BlackBerry through BlackBerry App World here.

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  • Shevonne

    Adding it right now. I was using Kwiry, but it hasn’t been working right for awhile, so this is great!

    • Jeremy Muncy

      Hello Shevonne,

      Feel free to write back and let us know what you think of the app.

      Thanks for reading.

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