As spotted by TUAW, Apple has enabled a cool new feature on the 3rd generation Apple TV than allows it to be setup by merely touching it with your iOS 7 device. All you need is Bluetooth, WiFi and a few minutes of your time. This is especially handy if you need to setup your Apple TV and can’t find the remote.
Over the weekend, Apple had pulled the Apple TV 6.0 Software Update after reports of bricking issue.
If you have been using the PlexConnect hack, then we’ve some bad news. The Apple TV update that was rolled out earlier today breaks the PlexConnect hack.
Few months back, Plex had released a clever hack called PlexConnect to bring Plex to Apple TV without the need of jailbreaking the device.
Apple continues to add new content to Apple TV.Â It has quietly added new apps for Vevo music channel â€“ for on-demand music videos, The Weather Channel â€“ whichÂ broadcasts weather forecasts and weather-related news, along with documentaries and entertainment programming related to weather,Â the Smithsonian Channel â€“ which brings you original documentaries and videos exploring history, air and space, science, nature, and culture, Disney Channel and Disney XD.
Report claims Apple still aims to release Television set, negotiating directly with content providers
Ever since Steve Jobs biography revealed that he had finally cracked integrated Television sets, there has been chatter that Apple will release iOS based television sets as early as this year.
The iTunes Festival returns this September for 30 nights of free concerts at The Roundhouse.
The festival kicks off with Lady Gaga on September 1st, and includes live performances by a number of popular artists includingÂ Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry, Queens of the Stone Age, Primal Scream, Jake Bugg, Phoenix, Jessie J, Jack Johnson and 30 Seconds to Mars.