Alexa's DVR controls will finally let you record a show
DirecTV, Dish, TiVo and Verizon will soon capture TV hands-free.
Alexa now controls your FiOS TV set-top box
Steer your DVR without lifting a finger.
Plex adds DVR scheduling to its Apple TV app
Now you can schedule recordings and select closed captions.
Hulu's Cloud DVR adds more control over what episodes to record
Now you can choose to load up on reruns too.
TiVo DVRs will take commands from Alexa and Google Assistant
And IFTTT support will add an extra layer of control.
Dish DVRs will soon work with Google Assistant
Talk to your smart speaker to change the channel.
Plex on Android now works more like a 'real' DVR
You can timeshift and record live TV while you watch using one tuner.
Plex DVR can now automatically remove commercials
But it'll delete them entirely, so pray it cuts correctly.
TiVo's revamped interface is available for existing DVRs
Just be aware of what you're giving up to jump into the modern era.