Apple airs Apple TV ad focusing on Siri voice control, Apple Music

Article Image Apple on Thursday shared a new Apple TV ad highlighting the fourth-generation set-top’s Siri voice control functionality, deep content search and Apple Music integration.

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Official 'Apple Events' app launches on tvOS App Store ahead of 'Let us loop you in' event

Article Image Apple on Thursday released the official “Apple Events” application for the fourth-generation Apple TV –?a free download from the tvOS App Store that will let users view the company’s special event next Monday.

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Fourth-gen Apple TVs spontaneously awaken, power on their HDTVs, users complain

Article Image Some owners of the fourth-generation Apple TV are complaining that the device is spontaneously waking up itself and/or connected TVs, an inconvenience that could burn unnecessary electricity and could potentially cause screen burn-in for people with plasma sets.

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First look: tvOS 9.2 redesigns Apple TV app switcher to mimic iOS 9

Article Image Apple’s newly released tvOS 9.2 beta for the fourth-generation Apple TV has revamped the platform’s app switcher, bringing visual consistency with iPhones and iPads running iOS 9.

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tvOS 9.2 beta 1 adds support for app folders, Bluetooth keyboards

Article Image The upcoming tvOS 9.2 update for the fourth-generation Apple TV adds a number of new capabilities for the fresh platform, including the ability to stow apps in folders on the home screen, and to connect a Bluetooth keyboard for easier text entry.

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BBC brings iPlayer to the fourth-gen Apple TV in the UK

Article Image The BBC has brought its online streaming service, iPlayer, to U.K. owners of the fourth-generation Apple TV thanks to a promised app.

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Apple releases Apple TV ad showcasing on-demand content and apps

Article Image Apple on Tuesday released a new commercial highlighting the new fourth-generation Apple TV, tvOS and its dedicated App Store, with special attention paid to third-party on-demand offerings.

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tvOS 9.1 launches for new Apple TV with Siri search for Apple Music

Article Image The new fourth-generation Apple TV received a software update on Tuesday, with the tvOS 9.1 update giving users the ability to search for music with their voice and the Siri Remote.

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Apple issues third beta of tvOS 9.1 for fourth-gen Apple TV

Article Image Developers testing software on the new fourth-generation Apple TV were given access to a new tvOS 9.1 beta on Wednesday, the third pre-release build issued thus far.

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Horipad Ultimate is the second Lightning-rechargeable game controller for iOS & Apple TV

Article Image Horipad Ultimate, a new Apple-licensed gaming controller for both iOS and the fourth-generation Apple TV, is now available for purchase, sporting a built-in Lightning port for recharging its internal battery.

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How to power on and navigate your 4th-gen Apple TV with an iOS-compatible gaming controller

Article Image With a compatible gaming controller, the new fourth-generation Apple TV can be used just like a traditional game console, powering on and navigating across the entire tvOS platform. Here’s how it works.

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Apple activates Top Charts section for Apple TV, games dominate paid downloads

Article Image Three days after launching an all new tvOS App Store alongside the fourth-generation Apple TV, Apple on Monday added a Top Charts section to aggregate the online shop’s most popular and highest grossing titles, revealing games to be high on users’ download lists.

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How to control your TV volume with the new Apple TV Siri Remote

Article Image The vastly improved Siri Remote that ships with the fourth-generation Apple TV includes dedicated volume buttons, which can be programmed to control volume levels on TVs and receivers, even via legacy infrared line-of-sight.

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Game controller support is already better on Apple TV than iOS

Article Image Right out of the box, the new fourth-generation Apple TV offers much clearer, simpler, and broader support for dedicated physical game controllers than the iPhone or iPad, even though the latter devices have featured gamepad connectivity for years.

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New Apple TV supports 3DTV content, games already in tvOS App Store

Article Image It appears Apple’s fourth-generation Apple TV is capable of displaying 3DTV content on compatible sets, as a third-party developer on Thursday released one of the first 3DTV-enabled titles to hit the new tvOS App Store.

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First reviews say 4th-gen Apple TV is evolutionary step forward, has untapped potential

Article Image The early reviews are in for Apple’s fourth-generation Apple TV, slated to ship to preorder customers on Friday, and the general consensus is that, while not a revolutionary product, the set-top streamer is a step in the right direction.

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Apple to enable Siri search for Apple Music on Apple TV early next year

Article Image Two days before Apple’s fourth-generation Apple TV is set to ship out to customers, the company on Wednesday confirmed it will add Apple Music compatibility to the set-top box’s voice activated Siri search feature in an update early next year.

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Best Buy begins taking preorders for new Apple TV with Nov. 4 launch date

Article Image Electronics mega-retailer Best Buy began accepting preorders for the fourth-generation Apple TV on Wednesday, with an anticipated arrival in one week, on Nov. 4.

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Apple TV now available for preorder, first deliveries arrive Friday

Article Image As promised, the new fourth-generation Apple TV became available for purchase Monday, with the first orders scheduled to arrive beginning this Friday, Oct. 30.

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