Internet-connected Foxtel iQ boxes will soon allow users to watch selected missed shows directly from the electronic program guide.
Samsung's new range of smart TVs will have EPG, improved voice and gesture control and "a minimum of 90 per cent" of the world's sporting events.
According to a report by Video Business, Samsung has signed a deal with Rovi to use the company's electronic programming guide in future products.
Sky+HD users are getting a new on-screen interface that offers easier recording, souped-up search and a minimised window for uninterrupted viewing when browsing the planner
The head of Freeview has announced that existing customers will still be able to use an electronic guide if their equipment currently supports it, but won't be able to use any of Freeview's additional features.
Freeview will be coming to a television near you from March this year, but the organisation's head has said that you may need to buy a new TV to get the most out of it.
Television body Free TV has announced that Networks Nine and TEN will transmit a free seven-day guide for all digital TV viewers from November 19 2007.
Foxtel has upgraded its website with full-screen video and better EPG search facilities, and will be followed by new Foxtel features over the next 12 months.
The little guy has won out on the end -- Channel Nine has lost its case against IceTV in which it claimed that the company's IceTV Guide infringed the station's copyright.
Channel Ten has seemingly buried the hatchet with Foxtel and will allow its digital signal and EPG to be broadcast on the cable provider from September 2007.