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  1. Internet Television: Streaming (Netflix/Apple TV)
    Noticed a sidebar menu late tonight. Not sure what to think. I liked the old UI. Unrelated and confusing, the Apple TV App is suggesting hockey games on TSN and a few French and CITY tv series. Interesting. See Netflix's overhauled Apple TV interface brings handy shortcuts to a sidebar menu
  2. Home Theatre Corner
    While watching The Man in the High Castle, which I was playing through an Apple TV from the Amazon app on my iPhone that the sound was really terrible and that no dialogue was coming through the centre channel. Is this an Airplay issue or something else? Any way to fix it?
  3. Industry News
    Shomi, the Rogers/Shaw TV streaming service might be saying good-bye to Canadians in less than a month, but Fibe TV is now available on Apple TV.   A recent report put out by BCE Inc. has revealed that the telecom giant’s popular CraveTV has now topped 1 million subscribers and continues to...
  4. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    City Becomes the First Major Canadian Over-the-Air Broadcaster to Introduce a Video App on Apple TV, Launching Today City announced today that its popular City Video app will now be available on the fourth-generation Apple TV. Available now in the App Store, the City Video app is the first of...
  5. Industry News
    Today, new Apple updates were announced which will be coming to consumers later this summer and fall. Advancements for Siri capabilities and Apple TV, a new Apple Watch, updates on macOS Sierra, and the unveiling of iOS 10 described by Apple as “the biggest iOS release ever,” were all announced...
  6. Industry News
    The all-new Apple TV is now available in Canada. Unlike the old version, the new TV streaming service features an iPhone-like app store that lets you choose your own streaming service, with the ability to customize the service with your favourites. It remains unclear whether viewers will be...
  7. Industry News
    In what looks like a bid to make their own streaming media players more competitive, Amazon has announced that they will stop selling similar streaming devices made by Apple and Google on their site. An article in the New York Times stated that according to messages from resellers posted in...
  8. Industry News
    Today’s widely anticipated Apple event, held at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, unveiled a host of new rollouts from the tech giant, including two new iPhones, a redesigned Apple TV, and a new tablet. Here are some of the selling points and highlights for each item coming...
  9. Industry News
    Canada's TV subscription on-demand video streaming service, CraveTV, is now available on Apple TV. According to Mike Cosentino Senior Vice-President Programming, CTV Networks and CraveTV, the Bell Media service  “…delivers hit programs not found on any other streaming service." Offering all...
  10. Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    With my Rogers TV/Internet contract coming due in July, I'm ready to try cutting the cord… I can't decide if I should go Apple TV or Roku 3 Info Older Samsung HDTV LG Bluray/HTiB, mid 2009 MacBook Pro Iphone 4S Itunes music library, but no purchased tv or movies. Bunch of DVD tv series, but...
  11. Internet Television: Streaming (Netflix/Apple TV)
    Hi all. Just started watching Breaking Bad S2 on Netflix on my PS3. The sound is really awful. It's not bandwidth related, because the picture quality is HD and looks great. Interestingly, the "Dolby Digital Plus" logo lights up on my Denon amp for this episode. Which suggests the PS3 is...
  12. Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)
    I have a 3rd generation Apple TV and it works fine. It's connected wirelessly using an Apple Airport express router. I have recently downloaded the Optik TV app for iPhone and I'm trying to stream some movies/TV shows to my TV using the AirPlay feature. I've done this with some videos on my...
  13. Industry News
    Several reports indicate Apple has approached Rogers and Bell Canada as potential partners for an iTV launch. Quoting from the Globe and Mail, both Canadian carriers supposedly have the iTV product in their telecommunications labs for product testing. The concept, according to the Globe's Feb...
  14. EastLink
    I live in northern Alberta and just moved from Telus to Eastlink. Telus is not available in my new neighborhood. I am having problems logging into my iTunes account on my iPhone, iMac and AppleTV--I can watch movie trailers, etc but cannot rent any movies/music. I've called AppleCare and they...
  15. Industry News
    Netgear today announced the NeoTV Streaming Player (NTV200), a media streaming device expected to compete with the likes of Apple TV, Roku2 XD and the Western Digital line of Live media streamers. The Apple TV sized device lets users stream media from various internet sources such as Netflix...
  16. Industry News
    California based Roku this week announced its next generation of energy efficient media streaming devices designed to compete with the likes of Apple TV, Boxee TV, WDTV Live and LG SmartTV Upgrader. Roku 2, which uses just about two watts of power while watching a movie, will be available in...
  17. Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    Apple Inc. (AAPL) is weighing an expansion of its AirPlay audio service to include streaming video from an iPhone or iPad to television sets, according to two people familiar with the project. Under the plan, Apple would license its AirPlay software to consumer-electronics makers that could use...
  18. Internet Television: Streaming (Netflix/Apple TV)
    Paid for Apple TV combined with Netflix for Christmas. Thought it would be good entertainment for the family over the holidays. Not mentioned in the Apple TV ads is the fact that if your TV has just one HDMI socket you'll have to buy a splitter box. That'll cost you over a hundred bucks. The...
  19. Industry News
    Apple said today that it expects to have sold one million units of its second generation Apple TV (ATV) by the end of this week. Apple began selling the devices on the company website on September 1st. The revamped device, which sells for $119 in Canada, gives users in Canada the ability to...
  20. Industry News
    During a fiscal earnings call earlier this week, Apple CEO Steve Jobs earlier this week noted that the new Apple TV has sold more than 250,00 units since it went on sale in September. The slimmed down device, which sells for $119 in Canada, gives users in Canada the the ability to rent HD...
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