Tag: Apple TV

Apple releases iOS 12.3 with new Apple TV app and AirPlay 2 improvements

Back at the Apple event in March this year, Apple unveiled its new Apple TV+ service, Apple Arcade and Apple News+, the magazine and newspaper subscription. But along side the new Apple TV service, it was revealed that Apple would be redesigning the Apple TV app too later on, in May. What’s new? Along with the new TV app, which we cover further down in the post, iOS 12.3 also […]

Apple releases tvOS 12.2.1 for Apple TV HD and 4K

Today, Apple has releases a minor update to the Apple TV HD (4th gen) and Apple TV 4K (5th gen) in the form of tvOS 12.2.1 As usual, any tvOS updates as well as any forr watchOS, iOS and macOS are free and tvOS 12.2.1 can be downloaded by going to Settings > System > Software Update then follow the on screen instructions. What’s new in this update? For the […]

All 4 on Apple TV now works with Apple TV app, in UK

Channel 4 has long been missing from Apple’s TV offering, the app still doesnt work with AirPlay, instead you need to use Cast to send it to a Google Chromecast (if you have one) and also it has been notably absent from the Apple TV App Store for a long time, even though BBC, ITV, Channel 5, Netflix and Amazon have all launched native applications for the platform not long […]

Apple TV fourth generation renamed to ‘Apple TV HD’ following this weeks event

Following on from this weeks Apple event, the company has decided to rename the existing and nearly 4 year old Apple TV fourth generation to ‘Apple TV HD’ which does fit much better along side the Apple TV+ service and the Apple TV 4K model. The fourth generation model was just simply called ‘Apple TV’ before this week and looking at it, sitting next to the new Apple TV+ service […]

tvOS 12 now out for Apple TV 4th Gen and 4K

Alongside yesterdays slew of updates for HomePod, iPhone and Apple Watch – tvOS 12 was also released for the Apple TV fourth generation and Apple TV 4K. Like all the other Apple software this year, it was also announced at WWDC 2018 back in June and unlike iOS 12 and watchOS 5 there isn’t actually much new here. What’s new? The big notable features are: Support for Dolby Atmos surround […]

tvOS 11.3 update released, includes new AirPlay improvements

This week, along with watchOS 4.3, iOS 4.3 and macOS 10.13.4 Apple released a small minor update for the Apple TV. tvOS 11.3 is available for both the Apple TV 4th generation and the Apple TV 4K. The new release includes some new privacy pages, which are also present n iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 they go over how Apple is storing and moving your data around. Also new is […]

What’s new with Apple TV in tvOS 11?

At WWDC 2017 last week, the Apple TV didn’t gain much stage time really, but the next tvOS 11 update does add some new useful features. Tim Cook did mention on stage the new addition of a native Amazon Prime Video app, which is coming later this year. What’s new in tvOS? tvOS 11 may not add any headlining big features, but similar to macOS High Sierra – it focuses more […]

Amazon Prime Video will come to Apple TV this year

At WWDC this week, Apple made a brief announcement for the Apple TV and tvOS. Among that was the news that later this year, Amazon Prime Video would be coming to the Apple TV, supposedly to download from the App Store. “We are so pleased to welcome Amazon to Apple TV.” Apple CEO Tim Cook The addition of Amazon to Apple TV has been rumoured for a while now, the two […]

Amazon Video might come to Apple TV this summer

Amazon and Apple haven’t had the best relationship over the past year or so, mainly over the availability of the Apple TV on amazon.com as well as negotiating a deal to get an Amazon Video app on the set top box. While nearly every media streaming device supports Netflix, NOW TV, YouTube and Amazon Video – the Apple TV just doesn’t support it, currently if you want to use Amazon […]