Apple Announces High-Definition iTunes Extras Content for Mac and Apple TV

Apple on Thursday released iTunes 11.3, bringing high-definition iTunes Extras content to the Mac. At the same time, the company also announced availability of the feature for the Apple TV via update 6.2. iTunes 11.3 includes all-new iTunes Extras for HD movies. iTunes Extras can include behind-the-scenes videos, short films, high-resolution image galleries, director’s commentary, scenes, and … Continue reading Apple Announces High-Definition iTunes Extras Content for Mac and Apple TV

iOS 8 Supports Peer-to-Peer AirPlay Without Need for Network

Yesterday, Apple unveiled iOS 8, its next-generation mobile operating system, at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), highlighting several prominent features including interactive notifications, support for third-party keyboards and brand-new Continuity functionality. However, one feature that the company did not talk about, but is documented under iOS 8’s official website,  is a major update for AirPlay. … Continue reading iOS 8 Supports Peer-to-Peer AirPlay Without Need for Network

“Apple Events” Channel Now Available on Apple TV for Live Streaming of WWDC Keynote

Apple has just added the “Apple Events” channel to the Apple TV home screen, just hours ahead of its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). The channel will allow users to stream Apple’s keynote presentation live. As reported earlier, Apple will be providing a live stream of its keynote presentation later today via its official website and the … Continue reading “Apple Events” Channel Now Available on Apple TV for Live Streaming of WWDC Keynote

Apple Unlikely To Unveil New Apple TV Or ‘iWatch’ At WWDC

Tech site Re/code reported today that Apple will not be unveiling any new ‘category-defining hardware’ at its upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) next month. The report adds to yesterday’s claims by 9to5Mac that Apple will be focusing solely on software at the event, with OS X 10.10 said to be a major focal point. Sources familiar with … Continue reading Apple Unlikely To Unveil New Apple TV Or ‘iWatch’ At WWDC

Apple Sold 20 Million Apple TVs Through Its Second Quarter

Apple sold 20 million Apple TVs during the second quarter of FY2014, CEO Tim Cook announced during the company’s earnings call last night. As noted by 9to5Mac, Cook’s decision to reveal numbers for the Apple TV is unusual as the company does not usually break down sales for the product. Apple’s decision to give us specific sales … Continue reading Apple Sold 20 Million Apple TVs Through Its Second Quarter

Users of First-Generation Apple TV Able To Connect To iTunes Again

Several users have reported over the past week that they have had problems connecting to iTunes via their first-generation Apple TVs. The issue appears to be resolved as recent posts in the Apple Support thread have indicated that connectivity has been restored for many. It is now fixed and ATV 1 is working fine. I tried no … Continue reading Users of First-Generation Apple TV Able To Connect To iTunes Again