Another small new feature added by Apple in the new fourth-generation Apple TV is the ability to adjust the dynamic range of your audio input. This is particularly useful for watching TV later at night, or anytime you prefer to use lower...Show More Summary
Apple has expanded the number of categories on the Apple TV App Store, giving users more ways to whittle down their searches. In all, the Categories section in the Apple TV App Store now features seven options, including: Games Education...Show More Summary
Apple TV users should notice several new App Store categories when browsing for new content on tvOS. After initially launching without a dedicated categories section live in late October, Apple pushed the new section to new Apple TVs without a software update earlier this month. The latest expansion brings the total number of tvOS app categories […]
Disney on Tuesday launched a new online streaming service known as DisneyLife, currently available only in the U.K., but with plans for global expansion.
The old Apple TV used a 6 x 7 grid of letters to let you enter text. It wasn’t QWERTY, but it was efficient, requiring a minimum of presses to enter your text. Consequently, many people upgrading to the new Apple TV have found the new onscreen keyboard annoying. It’s a horizontal two-line strip that […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
If any more proof was needed that Apple TV is no longer being considered a “hobby,” check out the massive new billboard ad campaign that has been rolling out for the new fourth-generation Apple TV refresh. Cleverly playing on a color...Show More Summary
Apple has launched (via AppleInsider) a brand new outdoor ad campaign for the Apple TV a week after debuting its first TV commercials for the new set-top box. The new ads feature a variation of the SMPTE color bars, a television test...Show More Summary
Taking its Apple TV advertising campaign beyond the small screen and into the real world, Apple is in the process of plastering U.S. billboards with faux broadcast television test patterns rendered in colors borrowed from the company's original rainbow logo.
Apple launched the next phase in its Apple TV ad campaign with a number of billboards going up around the country featuring the same color bars seen in the promotional videos. The new signage has been spotted in LA, New York, and Columbus already (photos below). Apple also recently published a new video featuring the Muppets […]
The new Apple TV is now filling the "recent" slots on the home screen's top shelf and the iTunes TV Shows app's purchased tab based on the release dates of new episodes. Previously they were filled based on dat of purchase. That meant...Show More Summary
The new Apple TV’s Siri Remote is great, except for all of those times that it isn’t. We’ve run afoul of the remote’s touchpad a few times; it’s fine for navigating (and less fine for entering passwords), but sometimes it does its job too well. For example, we can’t even count the number of times […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
With the Apple TV App Store continuing to provide some interesting new options for apps, we decided it’s time for another roundup of the Apple TV apps we’ve seen lately, from the typical and popular game options through to the slightly more eclectic. Show More Summary
A touch-enabled remote makes it all too easy to jump around when watching a video.
The need for better consumer-realtor collaboration has motivated the Houston Association of Realtors to upgrade its Homes and Rentals portal. In roughly a month, the site will feature a new Apple TV application along with tools that allow a consumer to more easily communicate with their realtor...
Apple executive Jimmy Iovine and popular recording artist Mary J. Blige sat down with the hosts of CBS This Morning earlier today to discuss Apple Music. A couple of months back, Apple debuted a new TV ad for its music streaming service starring Blige along with actresses Kerry Washington and Taraji P. Henson. In the ad, […]
While your new Apple TV would have prompted you to give it a name during the setup process, if you were in a hurry to get going you might have just selected a default name like “Apple TV” without giving it too much thought. However,Show More Summary
If you're still on the hunt for cool things to do with your new Apple TV (aside from watching TV and movies, anyway) you'll be happy to know that the dudes at Crescent Moon Games have set their sights on their platform. Their first release is called NeoArcade, which features four different classic arcade style
Apple TV owners can watch ABC on their streaming boxes (with a subscription), and the company isn’t afraid to exploit the undying, platonic love between a bear and a frog to make that fact known. The latest Apple TV ad showcases the Watch ABC app, which lets existing cable subscribers watch full episodes and live […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Yesterday, Apple greeted us with some fresh Apple TV ads highlighted some of the apps you can find and use on the set-top box. Today, the company has released a new 15-second ad highlighting the Watch ABC app, which joins the Netflix, Crossy Road, HBO Now, Asphalt 8, and Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition: Star Wars ads from yesterday. Show More Summary
Adding to a series of Apple TV ads released earlier this week, Apple on Wednesday posted a new commercial featuring ABC's app, with a little help from the Muppets.