If you are looking for a way to stream live TV to your iPad then this handy little device from Elgato called the HDHomeRun with EyeTV can help you accomplish it. HDHomeRun comes bundled with EyeTV 3 a Mac only piece of software that will allow you to stream the Live Tv to any iOS device equipped with a small iOS application. Unfortunately this does mean that Windows users cant stream to their iPads though, but you can use the HDHomeRun to stream direct to your PC.
The EyeTV 3 software comes bundled with the HDHomeRun Mac setup and would normally cost $80 if bought separately. Using the EyeTV iOS application you can transform your iPad and iPhone into the ultimate portable television, via 3G or Wi-Fi connection to access the EyeTV software and hardware running on your Mac at home.
The little HDHomeRun device is fitted with a dual TV tuner and enables you to watch, timeshift and record live television on any Mac or PC in a home network, in full HD. HDHomeRun connects to your existing antenna or cable TV outlet and to your router creating a live TV signal via Ethernet.
HDHomeRun is now available to purchase for $180 directly from the Elgato website.Filed Under: Apple iPad