Apple has released a minor update for 2nd and 3rd generation Apple TVs. The update includes some bug fixes and stability improvements, along with allowing previews for TV shows and movies viewable in HD. To install the update go to Settings -> General > Software Update. Apple TV Software Update 5.0.1 iTunes Previews – Previews
The latest Apple TV software lets you sign up for Netflix on your Apple TV, but surprisingly you cannot cancel your Netflix subscription on Apple TV. If you signed up for Netflix using your iTunes account, you will need to use a computer or iOS device to modify or cancel the subscription. How to cancel
Occasionally you may encounter a problem with you Apple TV and need to restart it. There’s a few ways you can restart your 2nd and 3rd generation Apple TV. If your Apple TV’s software is version 5.0 or later, you can restart it using the onscreen menu. To restart your Apple TV using the on
Apple’s plans to include AirPlay Mirroring in OS X Mountain Lion is a bigger deal than most people realize. For those who are unfamiliar with AirPlay Mirroring, it wirelessly transfers what’s on the screen of your iPhone, iPad, or Mac to an HDTV or projector via Apple TV. AirPlay Mirroring for Macs has a great
Here are the best apps we can find to use with your Apple TV and iOS devices. Most of these apps require a iPad 2 or iPhone 4S to use with AirPlay Mirroring. We will add new apps to this list as they become available. Let us know of any we missed in the comments.
FilmOn is a internet based TV provider that allows viewers to stream live and previously recorded TV on their computer, iPhone, iPad and Apple TV with AirPlay. They offer some free content and monthly or yearly subscriptions. The TV streaming service includes sports, news, movies, educational programing and much more. FilmOn has free apps available
Your Apple TV can be controlled by many third party remotes. This can be helpful if you want to control it with the remote that came with your TV, cable box, entrainment system or a universal remote. To have your Apple TV controlled by a different remote, the Apple TV will need to learn how
For a $99 set-top box there is a lot you can do with an Apple TV and Apple will likely continue to improve the device with future software updates. We have put together some tips to help you get the most out of your Apple TV. Remote Tips To return to the main menu from