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Apple TV app coming to the PS4 and PS5 soon

Apple is busy expanding the reach of the Apple TV app to other platforms other than its own, such as Smart TVs, Amazon Fire TV sticks, Roku boxes as well as the web. Now it looks like Apple will soon be adding the app to the PlayStation 4 and the new upcoming PlayStation 5. Just earlier this month, support for Sony TVs was added and also support for Xbox is […]

HomePod updated to 14.1 – adds Intercom support

This week, Apple released iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 which contained a number of bug fixes and at the same time, 14.1 was released for the HomePod which adds support for the upcoming Intercom feature which isn’t yet on iOS. 14.1 also adds support for the HomePod mini. Intercom on the HomePod allows users to broadcast to the home a recorded message and have it appear on everyones iPhone, iPad, […]

Britbox now integrates with the Apple TV app

Britbox launched here in the UK November last year and has been available in the US since the joint venture between the BBC and ITV was created in 2017. As of today, the app on iOS, iPadOS and the Apple TV now fully supports the Apple TV for tracking watched shows, showing recommendations and as well as popping up as a destination when you search for a show using Siri […]

Apple releases iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1

This evening, Apple has just released an update for both iOS and iPadOS with version 14.1. An update for HomePod has also been released too. iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 both contain a number of bug fixes including when certain incoming calls wouldn’t show the relevant location information and also an improved compatibility with Ubiquiti wireless access points. As ever, you can update by going to Settings > General > […]

Apple releases watchOS 7.0.3 for Series 3 only to fix random restarting issue

Apple released watchOS 7.0 last month and a number of people have been having issues on the oldest Apple Watch model the updates supports, the Series 3 which was introduced in 2017, a year before the redesigned Series 4 launched and the Series 3 is also still sold by Apple, at £199 / $199. The issues people have been having is that it would randomly reboot and unexpected times and […]

iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro now up for pre-order

Earlier this week, Apple launched the new iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max and starting today the iPhone 12 and the iPhone 12 Pro are both up for pre-order on Apple’s website as well as carriers too. The pre-order is now live in around 30 countries. For those who wanted the larger iPhone 12 Pro Max and the smaller new iPhone 12 mini, […]

Apple TV app now available on new Sony Android TVs

Apple is busy expanding the reach of the Apple TV app to more and more third party platforms, such as smart TVs, Amazon Fire TV sticks and more. The main reason Apple is expanding its app is for the Apple TV+ service which launched last year and also in the Apple TV app you do have access to your iTunes purchases of TV Shows and Movies. The next place Apple […]

HomePod will soon support Dolby Atmos

When the HomePod mini launched earlier this week, Apple added a new comparison page which sat the existing HomePod and the new HomePod mini side by side and the only couple differences are the lack of spatial awareness on the mini and the lack of a new feature called “Home cinema with Apple TV 4K.” This new cinema feature is only on the larger HomePod and only works with the newer Apple TV 4K […]

Good Morning America had first ‘hands on’ today of iPhone 12

Popular morning show in the US, Good Morning America had the first public hands on time with the new iPhone 12 and the iPhone 12 Pro this morning following the event this week on Tuesday. The show didn’t have the smaller iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max as those are due to be available next month. ABC News tech reporter Becky Worle spoke about the new phones, the new […]

HomePod will soon be able to be the default audio source for Apple TV

HomePod has long been able to be the audio source for an Apple TV and it works rather well, thanks the great sound quality of the HomePod but one little niggle is that it couldn’t be set as the hard default output for the Apple TV, as it would occasionally unpair and you’d need to reselect it. Thankfully in the upcoming iOS 14.2 and tvOS 14.2 updates which are currently […]