equinux enhances TubeStick with detailed TV listings for the US and Australia
South San Francisco, USA / Munich, Germany − November 18, 2008: TubeStick, equinux's modern TV solution for Mac, now provides detailed TV listings for US and Australian viewers. Today equinux releases TubeGuide US, a subscription-based TV listing service that displays the programming information for both digital and analog TV channels. TubeStick now also supports Australia's independent electronic program guide (EPG) IceTV. TubeStick makes it easy and fun to watch, schedule and manage TV recordings at home or on the go.
Now alongside their TubeStick hybrid, equinux's stylish white TV receiver, users are able to directly access detailed information about upcoming TV shows broadcasted via digital free-to-air, digital unencrypted cable (ClearQAM) and analog cable TV. The TubeGuide US automatically updates the information to instantly provide the latest TV information for the upcoming days. Users can even create up to four location-based lineups: When the user switches locations, the available program information for that location will automatically be loaded. TubeGuide US is part of The Tube 2.9, the most modern TV solution for Mac OS X, which is available as a free update to every existing customer.
TubeStick (DTT) also integrates detailed information from IceTV, Australia's independent free-to-air EPG. Within the application settings, users can easily set up or log-in with their existing account information. It detects most every channel and assigns the current channel information from IceTV's program guide to each one.
TubeStick presents TV program information in a clearly arranged list without having to toggle between different application windows.The easy-to-use application interface allows users to see at a glance all currently running TV shows, which are listed next to each available channel. To schedule recordings, users just have to click next to the TV listing. It's never been easier to manage scheduled recordings.