Apple TV

Apple TV app now available on Amazon Fire TV

As Apple is getting very close to releasing its ‘Apple TV+’ service on November 1st is is starting to make the Apple TV app avauble on other platforms. Earlier this year in January, the iTunes support was added to Samsung TVs as well as AirPlay 2 and while at the time it was an odd decision, a few months later on Apple unveiled Apple TV+ and everything made sense. Now, […]

Amazon Music is now out on Apple TV

Today, Amazon has announced on its ‘day one’ blog that Amazon Music is now available on Apple TV, as a standalone App. This joins Twitch which has made its way to Apple’s set top box too this week, Twitch is owned by Amazon. This week also, Spotify made its debut on Apple TV. Starting today, Amazon Music is available for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K units, as long […]

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 […]

Apple announces ‘Apple TV+’ its in house streaming service, with original programming

Apple’s ‘It’s show time’ event has finished and the company has announced a number of new services, including the much rumoured streaming service which we now know is called Apple TV+. Today at the event, the company invited a host of celebrities on stage to show off their new shows, including Reese Witherspoon, Jenifer Aniston, Oprah, Steven Spielberg and more. “We’re honored that the absolute best lineup of storytellers in […]

AirPlay 2 and iTunes coming soon to Samsung Smart TVs

On Sunday last week, Samsung announced that it has been working with Apple on some pretty big news. For the first time since Apple adopted iTunes on Windows back in 2003, iTunes content will be coming to an additional non-Apple platform. iTunes on Samsung It may seem like iTunes is coming to Samsung TVs, but it’s Apple’s movies and tv shows from iTunes which are coming to Samsung’s range of […]

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 […]