Dish Network has announced that beginning February 1st, US consumers will be able to sign up to take part in its Dish Test Drive initiative, a try-before-you-buy program that will allow potential customers to sample the satellite company's smartphone and tablet streaming apps — including the just-updated Remote Access for iPad. The trial will provide full access to live TV, recorded shows, and on-demand programming for a period of 24 hours. Those who wish to take Dish up on the offer will be able to sign up via its website next month.