Apple TV

Apple releases tvOS 14.7 for Apple TV

Today, Apple has released a minor update to the Apple TV 4th, 5th and 6th generations. tvOS 14.7 is now out for compatible Apple TV boxes and there isn’t much known about what it includes, as Apple never seems to provide release notes for tvOS updates. However, it is bound to include some bug fixes and performance updates. You can update your Apple TV by going to Settings > System > […]

Apple TV app now available on the Nvidia Shield

Apple has now made the Apple TV app available on the Nvidia Shield, a popular streaming and gaming device that has been on sale for a while now and it runs Android TV. The Apple TV app on third party platforms offers users access to Apple TV+ originals, iTunes Store content and Apple TV Channels. The Apple TV on the Nvidia Shield supports the Google Assistant which is on the […]

Apple TV app on Xbox now supports Dolby Vision

For the past year, Apple has been making its Apple TV app available on lots of other third party platforms, with support for Smart TVs, games consoles and other streaming devices. Apple launched support for the Xbox in November 2020 and now it is adding support for Dolby Vision, for an improved HDR viewing experience, so long as the TV you use supports it too. Xbox consoles do support Dolby […]

The new Apple TV 4K supports HDMI eARC, allowing any TV audio to play through HomePod

Apple has discontinued the large HomePod recently, but the company is still adding useful features to it, such as lossless audio coming soon, spatial audio for Apple Music. And now it is going to become a much better device in a home theatre environment. With the new Apple TV, support for HDMI ARC and eARC has been added, which would allow the Apple TV to send any audio received from the […]

Apple explains why new Siri Remote doesn’t work with Find My

The new Apple TV and Siri Remote both started shipping yesterday, all the reviews have come out too, including the new iMac and iPad Pro. Various questions have arisen about the new Siri Remote lacking the U1 chip, or the ability to be included in the Find My network. The new remote is a massive improvement over the old one, with a clickable d-pad now, dedicated mute button, proper back button without […]

Apple announces new, updated Apple TV 4K with new remote

Today, via its virtual media event from Apple Park, Apple has announced a new minor update for the Apple TV 4K. Now in the sixth generation and having not seen an update since September 2017, the new version has a brand new remote, which looks to be a much better design than the old one, with D pad, mute button, power button for the TV and side button for Siri. […]

Plex now works with the Apple TV app

Last week, Plex confirmed that its app on iOS, iPadOS and tvOS now integrates with the Apple TV app which means currently watches shows are kept track of using the up next feature within the app. However the integration only applies to the video on demand service from Plex and doesn’t work with any personal content uploaded to Plex. Like any app that works with the Apple TV app, Siri […]

YouTube on Apple TV 3rd gen is no longer available

Support for a numbers of apps on the Apple TV 3rd generation have been pulled recently, including HBO and MLB but now as of this week, the official YouTube app for the third generation model has been removed. The second generation Apple TV lost access to YouTube back in 2015. However despite this, AirPlay from a a iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Mac is still supported. Apple is expected to […]

Apple TV app launches on latest Google Chromecast

Today Google has announced that the latest Chromecast model, Chromecast with Google TV now supports the Apple TV app which gives access to Apple TV+ content, iTunes movies and shows as well as Apple TV channels. Over the past year, Apple has been expanding support of the Apple TV to various models of smart TVs, Roku devices, games consoles and Amazon Fire TV devices. The news that the Apple TV […]