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Win a TwelveSouth HiRise Deluxe Dock! (Giveaway)

We recently reviewed the “HiRise Deluxe” dock made by TwelveSouth. It features a lot of compatibility with different devices and cases, and looks gorgeous with it’s simplistic design. If you haven’t read it yet, be sure to check it out. In addition to giving us the product for review, TwelveSouth has generously given us an additional HiRise to giveaway! It is the Black finish HiRise...

HiRise Deluxe is One of the Best iPhone Docks Money Can Buy (Review)

When you look on the market for “iPhone Docks,” you are bound to find tons of different style docks, most with the same basic functionality. The HiRise Deluxe dock, however, is a premium iPhone dock, and two areas where it shines is in looks and compatibility. The HiRise comes in 4 finishes, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold, and Black. Not Space Grey, but black, like the front of the Apple TV Remote, or...

Developer Editions of watchOS 3 Beta 3 and tvOS 10 Beta 3 Are Now Available for Download

We just told you about the release of iOS 10 beta 3 and iOS 9.3.3 software updates, however those are not the only updates released by Apple today. The company has also unleashed the third betas for watchOS 3 and tvOS 10 and they are now available for download for developers. If you are a registered Apple developer you can now go to the software update sections of both of these OSs and download the latest...

Fifth Betas for iOS 9.3.3, OS X El Capitan 10.11.6 and tvOS 9.2.2 Are Now Available

If you are running iOS 9.3.3 beta on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, then you would be interested to know that Apple has released yet another beta for this iOS version and it is now available for download. This is the fifth beta release for iOS 9.3.3 and comes one week after the previous release. This new update is for both public and developer beta testers. In addition to iOS 9.3.3 beta 5, Apple has...

Apple Has Made Beta 2 for macOS Sierra, watchOS 3 and tvOS 10 Available for Download

In addition to releasing iOS 10, Apple has also released the second betas for its other operating systems including macOS Sierra, watchOS 3 and tvOS 10. Just like iOS 10 you can download these updates over-the-air or through the developer center by signing into your account. While Apple had promised during...

Apple Reportedly Planning to Turn Apple TV into Amazon Echo Competitor

Apple launched Siri about 5 years ago, however since then the personal assistant hasn’t changed much. Sure it has become much more capable then it was at the time of the launch, but it is still limited to iPhones and iPads, with tvOS being the exception. Only this year Apple is expected to bring the popular feature to the Mac. Now it seems like Apple might have even bigger plans for Siri than simply...

tvOS 10 Feature Request: Add Support for Wired Headphones

With WWDC coming up in just a few short weeks, we are probably going to see the announcement of iOS 10 and macOS 10.12, as well as watchOS 3 and tvOS 10. While we have heard rumors of features for all the other operating systems, it seems we haven’t heard a single rumor about tvOS. We thought we would...

Apple Has Just Released OS X 10.11.5, watchOS 2.2.1 and tvOS 9.2.1

Apple’s software team is having a busy day today. In addition to iOS 9.3.2, the company has also released software updates for all of its other platforms including OS X 10.11.5, watchOS 2.2.1 as well as tvOS 9.2.1. The updates are now available for download through software update sections of the respective operating systems. Read on to learn about the small and big (if any) changes these releases...

How to Reveal Hidden Menus on the New Apple TV

Here’s a fun little secret you might not know about. Within the Settings app of the tvOS powered Apple TV are hidden menus that lets you change some advanced settings on it. While most of them you probably won’t want to mess around with, some are pretty fun, and it’s also neat to unlock...

How to Control the Volume on IR Equipped Devices with Apple TV Siri Remote

The Apple TV Siri remote volume buttons are great for controlling your TV, rather than having to use a separate remote. Unfortunately, my TV doesn’t support IR, so I can’t control it. Instead, I use a Panasonic Sound System for my TV setup. But the volume buttons on the Apple TV remote don’t work out of the box on the Panasonic system. If you have a similar setup, don’t worry as in this tutorial,...

How to Use Folders on Apple TV (tip)

Folders have been on iOS for quite some time now. However, only recently did this useful feature make it’s way to tvOS. Folders can be used slightly differently in tvOS, so in this tutorial, we’re going to show you tvOS exclusive folder features that can save you time and help you organize your apps...

How to Use Your Apple TV 4th Generation Remote on Your Mac

One feature that people loved (or hated, depending on how it worked for them) was using the Apple TV remote to control media on their Apple TV and Mac. Unfortunately, the latest Apple TV remote works over Bluetooth instead of IR, so it doesn’t work with the Mac out of the box. Fortunately, with the use of the freeware app “SiriMote”, you can use that remote with your Mac. An added benefit...