tvOS: How to Force Quit a Misbehaving App

· John Martellaro · Quick Tip

Apple TV 4K

It’s fairly obvious how to quit an app in iOS. But tvOS uses a slightly different technique because there’s no on-screen touch interface.

Apple Releases tvOS 12.1.1

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

tvOS 12.1.1 Update Screen

As is often the case, there are no real patch notes for this Apple TV update.

iPad Pro vs. Mac, Apple TV Games, iPhone Driver's License - ACM 483

· Bryan Chaffin · Apple Context Machine Podcast

Apple Context Machine Logo

In this episode, Bryan Chaffin ask if Apple’s rumored next iPad Pro is the Mac replacement long predicted. They also discuss what went wrong with Apple TV gaming, and the pros and cons and cons and cons of iPhone driver’s licenses. They sneak some Anki Vector love in there, too.

Apple Releases tvOS 12.0.1 for Apple TV 4/4K

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

Apple TV 4K

The release notes are essentially mum on new features, and this release is likely a minor bug fix release or related to macOS Mojave, which was also released Monday.

tvOS 12 for Apple TV Available on September 17

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

Apple TV (4th Generation)

Along with iOS 12 for the iPhone and iPad, Apple is releasing tvOS 12 for Apple TV and Apple TV 4K on Monday, September 17th.

tvOS 12 Developer Beta 7 Ready for Download

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

tvOS 12 beta

The fourth generation Apple TV and Apple TV 4K got some beta love with the release tvOS 12 Developer Beta 7 on Monday.

Apple Seeds tvOS 12 Developer Beta 4

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

tvOS 12 beta

tvOS 12 includes new features like Dolby Atmos audio support, the ability to auto-fill passwords from user’s iPhones, and Zero Sign-on for cable TV services. Zero Sign-on lets Apple TV detect which cable service you have and automatically sign in and download apps for available channels.