Apple TV

ESPN’s President says Apple is ‘frustrated’ by its inability to launch TV service

ESPN’s President says Apple is ‘frustrated’ by its inability to launch TV service

Apple has plans. A lot of plans. And the Rumor Mill suggests that one of those plans is to launch a TV service at some point in the future.

tvOS 9.2: Hands-on with the new features

tvOS 9.2: Hands-on with the new features

We have been covering the fourth generation Apple TV for a few weeks now. Detailing some of the devices top features as well as common tips like using the Siri Remote and pairing bluetooth devices. But now, Apple has seeded the very first beta of tvOS 9.2 to developers, which includes number of new features and improvements. The update is still pretty fresh, so we are going to dive in and take a look at some of the tvOS 9.2 newest features. 

Some Apple TV 4 units are waking up on their own and powering on the TV

Some Apple TV 4 units are waking up on their own and powering on the TV

There is a lot to like about the new Apple TV, the fourth-generation in the set-top box lineage, but some owners are experiencing issues with the device not wanting to stay asleep.

VLC Now Available for Apple TV

VLC Now Available for Apple TV

The folks over at VideoLAN just launched VLC, the world’s most used media player, on the Apple TV. Those of you interested in downloading and using VLC on your Apple TV will have to search for it in the App Store on the Apple TV. If you have already have the iOS app, you should see it automatically in the “Purchased” tab in the Apple TV store.

What’s New in tvOS 9.2: Folders, MapKit support, Bluetooth Keyboards, and more

What’s New in tvOS 9.2: Folders, MapKit support, Bluetooth Keyboards, and more

Apple recently launched the first beta for its tvOS platform, the one running on the fourth-generation Apple TV, and some new features are starting to come to light.

Apple seeds first tvOS 9.2 beta to developers

Apple seeds first tvOS 9.2 beta to developers

January 11 is a new Beta Day for Apple, as the company releases new pre-release software for the new Apple TV.

iHeartRadio is coming to the new Apple TV

iHeartRadio is coming to the new Apple TV

While some streaming music services are shuttering their doors, others are still going strong — even expanding. iHeartRadio is looking to take new ground in 2016.

12 Tips and tricks for mastering your new Apple TV

12 Tips and tricks for mastering your new Apple TV

The Holiday Season is just over and many of us have come into some pretty great gifts during this time. The 4th Generation Apple TV is a great gift to have come across. The newest version offers a 32 or 64 GB hard drive that can be filled with popular apps like HBO GO, Netflix, Hulu and so on. And this time around, owners can download a bunch of apps like the addictive Crossy Road from the App Store. But what else can you do with your brand new device? Take a look at our nice list of Apple TV tips and tricks.

How to pair your iPhone or iPad to the new Apple TV with Remote app

How to pair your iPhone or iPad to the new Apple TV with Remote app

Apple is famously known for creating a network of devices that benefit from one another working together. Steve Jobs pushed his team to create products that easily connected to one another, adding value to owning multiple Apple devices. So, if when I purchased the new Apple TV 4, I knew that my other Apple devices would play a big role in how I used my Apple TV. 

Microsoft could be launching a smaller, cheaper Xbox to compete directly with the new Apple TV

Microsoft could be launching a smaller, cheaper Xbox to compete directly with the new Apple TV

As far as set-top boxes go, a home video game console these days typically offers all of the streaming services one could want, plus access to video games like Halo 5: Guardians or Destiny. But Microsoft could be launching a new box in 2016.