apple tv

Turn Touch: This Kickstarter-backed remote control is an aesthetic and functional marvel

Remote controls are powerful and highly programmable devices but one thing they usually are not is beautiful. Now a new Kickstarter-backed project wants to bring a remote control that is both functional and well-crafted to the masses.
Home Theater

Apple is reportedly testing the next-gen Apple TV featuring 4K, possibly HDR

Apple is reportedly working on a fifth-generation model of its Apple TV set-top box, complete with support for 4K Ultra HD resolution and "more vivid colors," which could mean HDR.
Social Media

Facebook goes all-in on video with latest update, new app for TV

Facebook is rolling out new playback features on its mobile app, like autoplay sound and picture-in-picture, and introducing another video app for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Samsung Fire TV.
DT Daily

Safety Checked in? Facebook’s Community Help now lets you help others out 2:30

Plus: Tesla Model S sets a ludicrous acceleration record, Apple's chess battle with Amazon for streaming supremacy sees a key player make a move.
Home Theater

Report: Facebook plans to invade your TV screen with its new video app

Facebook is heading to a TV screen near you, but probably not in its traditional form. The company is developing a video-centric app for television set-top boxes (including Apple TV), according to a new report.
Movies & TV

You can now watch Netflix through the Apple TV app, but there’s a catch

Netflix and Apple have found a way to play nice with one another, now that the streaming giant has agreed to let viewers watch certain Netflix titles directly from the Apple TV app. There is one pretty big caveat, however.
DT Daily

Bezos says Amazon will hire 100,000 full-time workers in next 18 months 2:54

Also today: The EPA says Fiat/Chrysler cheated on diesel emissions tests and Apple looks to get into the original TV show production competition.

Microsoft releases ‘Minecraft: Apple TV Edition’ just in time for the holidays

Apple announced Microsoft's incredibly popular open-world sandbox game Minecraft would make it to the Apple TV by the end of 2016 and Microsoft made that promise real on Monday with Minecraft: Apple TV Edition.
Movies & TV

Apple TV debuts new app with more access to other channels, save for a few

While Apple TV's universal search does what it needs to do and now includes videos from more than 50 content partners, but the new TV app falters when it comes to connecting to a few other apps.
Social Media

Swipe away on the big screen with the Tinder dating app for Apple TV

When judging potential romantic prospects, you can't be limited by the size of your smartphone screen -- no, you need a big screen to make the big decisions. And now that Tinder is on Apple TV, that's totally possible.

Photo-hosting platform SmugMug unveils brand new Apple TV app

SmugMug is taking its photo hosting to the big screen with its all new Apple TV app. Like its mobile apps, you'll be able to browse and share your photos with family and friends on your Apple TV.
Home Theater

Users can finally view the PlayStation Vue live TV streaming service on Apple TV

While Sling TV has been available on Appleā€™s streamer for some time, competing streaming service PlayStation Vue has been absent. That is no longer the case, however, as it is now available for owners of the fourth-generation Apple TV.