From today the Sky+ Remote Control feature will be available on Android, allowing any smartphone or tablet users on Android to control their TV from anywhere with the same Internet connection that is connected to a Sky+ HD box.

Much like the iOS version this feature will be available trough the Sky+ application, downloadable through the Google Play Store today.

Through the app users can play, pause and rewind live TV as well as set up recordings of an individual programmes or an entire series and search through the TV guide.

Users can also view recommendations of programmes they may like or view on demand services.

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