Tag: Apple TV

Despite not being mentioned, Apple will be releasing tvOS 16 this year

At WWDC 2022 this week, Apple never mentioned Apple TV or tvOS during the keynote. Despite this, Apple will be releasing a new update for the set top box, with tvOS 16 with support for the Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K models. The first beta release was made available to developers on Monday. A public beta will go live in July for everyone else. There are five new […]

Apple releases tvOS 15.5.1

This week Apple released a minor update for the Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K, with tvOS 15.5.1. This release follows on from tvOS 15.5 which was released earlier this month, which added support for WiFi networks that have captive portals, such as hotels. tvOS 15.5.1 is available now and can be updated by gong to Settings > System > Software Update. So far, Apple has not released any notes […]

Apple releases tvOS 15.5 for Apple TV

This week, Apple has released a minor update for the Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K, with tvOS 15.5. This update comes a few months after tvOS 15.4 was released, which added support for WiFi networks that have captive portals, such as hotels. tvOS 15.5 is available now and can be updated by gong to Settings > System > Software Update. So far, Apple has not released any notes on […]

Nonfiction film about the life of Michael J. Fox in production for Apple TV+

This week it has been reported that there is a nonfiction feature film currently in production, which will document the life of actor Michael J. Fox. The film is yet to be titled, but Apple Original Films has obtained the rights to the film and it will be released on Apple TV+. Oscar-winning filmmaker Davis Guggenheim is producing and directing the film and it’ll focus on Michael’s story of his time […]

Netflix on the Apple TV is now using the new tvOS 15 player UI

The Netflix app on the Apple TV has now been updated to adopt the new UI for the default media player. With tvOS 15, which was introduced in September Apple redesigned the plater with larger titles and more information. A user on Twitter spotted the change earlier this week and the new UI was present in version 2.1.23 of the Netflix app. With the new player UI, it is no […]

Apple TV+ show, For All Mankind is coming back for Season 3 in June

One of the original shows that launched with Apple TV+ back in November 2020, ‘For All Mankind’ is coming back for a third season this summer on 10th June. Season 3 will come out on Friday 10th June and Apple has already released a trailer ahead of time previewing what we can expect. Trailer The show is set in a fictional world where it imagines what would ave happened if […]

CODA film on Apple TV+ wins best picture at 2022 Oscars

CODA on Apple TV+ became the very first film from a streaming service to win the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars. Last night was the 94th Academy Awards with many films receiving nominations. Many members of the cast and crew also received Academy Awards themselves, the writer and direct of CODA, Siân Heder won ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’. CODA premiered at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival and was acquired for […]

Apple releases tvOS 15.4 with support for captive WiFi networks

Apple has this week released tvOS 15.4 for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K, with the main new feature being the support for captive WiFi networks. This means, like HomePod can now, the Apple TV can connect to WiFi networks where you need to log in, such as those in hotels, universities and more. The Apple TV will use a local iPad or iPhone to help you connect to […]

Sony is now offering a three month Apple TV+ trial for PS4 users

Sony has announced last week that existing PlayStation 4 owners can claim an extended free trial to Apple TV+. Usually, Apple offers a one month trial for the service, but is offering an extended trial if you sign up on the PS4 console. The free trial will be redeemable on the PlayStation 4 only, users must be new to Apple TV+ and have an Apple ID too. Once the trial […]

Apple is adding MLB Baseball to Apple TV+

Apple is adding sports for the first time to Apple TV+ soon, with the first sport being Friday Night Baseball and MLB, once the association making a decision soon. Apple will be streaming two exclusive games per week only on Apple TV+ and the weekly Major League Baseball games will be showing in eight countries. Only in the US however, Apple will stream ‘MLB Big Inning’ a highlight based show […]