+ Reply
Results 1 to 4 of 4

Your favorite Apple, iPhone, iPad, iOS, Jailbreak, and Cydia site.


Thread: Apple Adds New Channels to Apple TV

is a discussion within the

Mac News

forums, a part of the

General Apple/Mac

section;
Okay, so we're still waiting for a long-overdue Apple TV hardware update. But even as our impatience runs thin, Apple is doing its best to hold our interest with the
...
  1. #1
    MMi Staff Writer Michael Essany's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Valparaiso, Indiana
    Posts
    3,779
    Thanks
    17
    Thanked 1,480 Times in 566 Posts

    Default Apple Adds New Channels to Apple TV


    Okay, so we're still waiting for a long-overdue Apple TV hardware update. But even as our impatience runs thin, Apple is doing its best to hold our interest with the addition of several new channels to its set-top box.

    On Tuesday morning, millions of Apple TV owners discovered four new additions to the streaming line-up available on the $99 Apple TV. New to the platform are ABC News, PBS Kids, AOL On, and Willow.

    Presumably, the biggest addition of the day - or at least the most interesting one - is AOL On, a network that delivers close to one million videos to Apple TV. Although most of the clips are fairly brisk (they're short vids from various AOL properties like Huffington Post, TechCrunch, etc.) there are some more elaborate chunks of content from other heavy-hitting content partners, like the folks at ESPN and even The New York Times.

    Apple TV, however, didn't break any molds today with the addition of AOL On. Roku, Microsoft's Xbox 360, and Amazon Fire TV are among the many competing streaming platforms to already offer the channel.

    Source: CNET

  2. #2
    What's Jailbreak?
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    17
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Please add safari....

  3. #3
    Livin the iPhone Life bigboyz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    North East Coast
    Posts
    1,678
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked 217 Times in 149 Posts

    ^^Seriously! Stinks when a company has competing products and wont upgrade some of them to their real capacity. Even the Wii, PS4 and XBox all have browsers on them. While you're at it put an AppStore on it sheesh.

  4. #4
    iPhone? More like MyPhone
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Newnan, GA, USA
    Posts
    163
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts

    Quote Originally Posted by AlinBoy View Post
    Please add safari....
    Why? So you can type and navigate with a clunky remote? Just use AirPlay mirroring.

    iPod touch 5th gen, iPhone 5, and iPhone 5s work GREAT because the screen aspect is 16:9 when held horizontally and that version of Safari eliminates more of the chrome (browser's UI elements) to fill the screen with content.

Posting Permissions
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts