Apple TV

New Apple TV rumored to debut in September along with touch-based remote, App Store and more

New Apple TV rumored to debut in September along with touch-based remote, App Store and more

Rumors of a new Apple TV were fervent before the company’s event earlier this year, but while WWDC didn’t see the unveiling of a new set-top box, the current model at least got a price drop.

Apple patents new Apple TV remote with fingerprint scanner, custom profiles

Apple patents new Apple TV remote with fingerprint scanner, custom profiles

A series of patents filed by Apple outline its plans to overhaul the Apple TV remote amid rumors of a major upgrade. The company hints at new features like built-in fingerprint scanners for custom profiles, and automated parental controls.

NFL ‘Game Pass’ headed to Apple TV with on-demand broadcasts

NFL ‘Game Pass’ headed to Apple TV with on-demand broadcasts

For fans of the National Football League, a new service coming to the Apple TV will bring all the broadcasts you want on-demand.

Apple’s negotiations with major broadcasters over its streaming TV service have gained momentum

Apple’s negotiations with major broadcasters over its streaming TV service have gained momentum

A report from the New York Post claims that Apple’s talks with the four major broadcasting services in the United States for its streaming TV service have rapidly gained momentum.

Leaked Sony documents reveal Apple’s interest in 4K movies

Leaked Sony documents reveal Apple’s interest in 4K movies

Leaked Sony Pictures documents reveal Apple’s requests for 4K video content for possible digital distribution through iTunes, or on-demand streaming through Apple TV. Apple’s interest dates back almost two years, according to one letter, which was obtained during last year’s big Sony hack.

The new Apple TV hardware announcement is reportedly not happening at WWDC 2015

The new Apple TV hardware announcement is reportedly not happening at WWDC 2015

Leading up to this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, there was a lot of talk that Apple’s refreshed Apple TV hardware would be announced at the event.

Showtime’s standalone streaming service rumored to launch on Apple TV [update]

Showtime’s standalone streaming service rumored to launch on Apple TV [update]

In April, HBO launched Now, a brand new standalone streaming service that allows people to access the provider’s content on multiple devices, all without needing a cable subscription.

Apple updates HomeKit support pages to explain its setup process; Confirms Apple TV will work as a central hub for all devices

Apple updates HomeKit support pages to explain its setup process; Confirms Apple TV will work as a central hub for all devices

An updated support document from Apple about HomeKit has confirmed a previous report about the Apple TV acting as a hub for all HomeKit-compatible devices, and users being able to create virtual rooms for their HomeKit devices.

Nat Geo TV lands on the Apple TV

Nat Geo TV lands on the Apple TV

The National Geographic Channel has had its “Nat Geo TV” app available for iOS (and other platforms) for a bit of a stretch now, but for Apple TV owners that wanted to get in on the content, the wait has been long.

Apple rolls out WWDC 2015 channel on Apple TV to watch June 8th keynote live

Apple rolls out WWDC 2015 channel on Apple TV to watch June 8th keynote live

Apple has rolled out the Apple Events channel on Apple TV with the WWDC 2015 logo to confirm that the keynote scheduled for June 8th will be live streamed.