Whether you love or hate the iPad, you've got to admit that the applications of the device can be pretty cool. It's also much more mainstream than other tablets, which means that it opens the doors for things like this.
Just a few weeks ago, DISH announced the Sling Adapter, which allows you to watch anything from your DISH DVR – live programming and recorded shows alike – on your iPhone, Android device, Blackberry or computer. There was only one thing missing – the iPad.
Apple's iPad has quickly become a favorite among home theater enthusiasts – not because it can play games or surf the internet, but because the touchscreen tablet makes an impressive controller for all your devices.
There are some companies that just get it. Comcast – this time anyway – seems to be one of them. If you subscribe to the Xfinity TV service from Comcast, you can download the Xfinity iPad app free and enjoy your content on the go.