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Use iOS 12.3 to Download HBO Shows for Offline Viewing

The most recent iOS update is here, and version 12.3 of Apple’s mobile operating system introduces several changes to AirPlay and the Apple TV app that are worth checking out. Here’s how to make the most of them:Read more...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Hbo, Apple TV, Lifehacks, Software Updates, Airplay, Airplay 2, Ios 123


As Apple Moves Into Streaming, Netflix Kills Support for AirPlay

Streaming giant Netflix has dropped native support for Apple’s AirPlay, with the company revising its support guidelines to state that the switch is “due to technical limitations,” Cult of Mac wrote on Saturday.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Gadgets, Science, Technology, Television, Movies, Netflix, Streaming, Airplay


Netflix for iOS suddenly stops working with Apple AirPlay after 6 years

Netflix for iOS no longer supports Apple's AirPlay, preventing iPhone and iPad owners from instantly playing the content on their TVs. The feature had been available since 2013, but it has been removed due to technical limitations. The post Netflix for iOS suddenly stops working with Apple AirPlay after 6 years appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Ios, Mobile, News, Trends, Netflix, Home Theater, Airplay


AirPlay 2 vs Google Cast: Which You Should Actually Use

Apple and Google compete in a whole host of areas, from mobile operating systems to music platforms, so it follows that they have competing streaming media protocols as well—something that we’ve been hearing plenty about at CES 2019. But how exactly do these technologies work? And how do they stack up against each…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Google, Science, Streaming, Airplay, Google Cast


Beam up the videos: AirPlay support is coming to VLC player

At CES 2019, the developers of VLC player announced they are adding support for Apple's Airplay feature, allowing consumers to beam video and other content from their iPhone and Android devices to an Apple TV.  The post Beam up the videos: AirPlay support is coming to VLC player appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, News, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Vlc, Airplay, Vlc Player


LG is adding Apple AirPlay and HomeKit support to its TVs

There’s a trend here. After Samsung and Vizio, LG is also adding support for Apple’s ecosystem to its TV operating system webOS. Specifically, people who buy an LG TV in 2019 should be able to share content to their TVs using AirPlay 2. TVs will also be compatible with HomeKit, letting you create custom scenarios and control your TV using Siri. “Many of our customers may also happen to have Apple devices,” Senior Director of Home Entertainment Product Marketing Tim Alessi said during the c...
Tags: Apple, Google, Gadgets, Apps, Samsung, Siri, Tech, Ces, Netflix, Lg, Philips, Homekit, Airplay, Samsung LG, LG TV, Amazon Alexa


Vizio adds Apple AirPlay and HomeKit integrations to its SmartCast smart TV platform

Apple is  gearing up for a new streaming TV service to rival Netflix, Amazon and Google this year, but in the meantime, it is also expanding interoperability with more third parties like smart TV makers to make what it already has available easier to use in the living room. In the latest development, smart TV maker Vizio today announced at the CES consumer electronics show that it’s adding support for AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to its SmartCast interactive TV platform. The integration will mean that...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, TC, Gadgets, Mac, Entertainment, China, Samsung, Siri, Tech, Ces, Netflix, Canada, Amd, Vizio


Here’s everything you need to know about Apple AirPlay 2.0

Apple's most recent update to its AirPlay protocol is called Airplay 2, and it's available on select devices now. We're here to explain what AirPlay 2 is, how it's different from the first AirPlay, and how you can take advantage of it. The post Here’s everything you need to know about Apple AirPlay 2.0 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Home Theater, Airplay, iOS 11, HomePod, Airplay 2


Apple AirPlay is getting sequel, here’s where it’s coming to

Apple’s AirPlay software is getting an update soon making an even easier and smoother experience for playing music between devices. AirPlay allows Apple devices to connect between each other and speakers/receivers to send music or control your Apple TV. In an ever-increasingly connected world, being able to shoot your music straight from your phone to speakers with the tap of a button and no wires is becoming more and more vital for consumers. With the announcement of their new iPhones, Apple ...
Tags: Apple, Music, Streaming, Stream, Sonos, Bose, Devialet, Compatibility, Airplay, Libratone, Digital Music News, Connected, Bang & Olufsen, Naim, Denon, Libratone ZIPP


Apple, AirPlay 2, and the AirPort Exress

Surprising of Apple to update a discontinued product.
Tags: Apple, Tech, Blogging, Airplay


How to Stream Music via AirPlay 2 on Your Old-school Airport Express

Apple may have officially discontinued the Airport Express network extender, along with the rest of its wifi hardware, but it released a big firmware update yesterday for the Airport Express. As long as you have a second-generation Airport Express (released in June of 2012), the update allows you to stream directly to…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Networking, Router, Airport, Lifehacks, Airplay, AirPort Express, Breathing Life Into Old Hardware


Apple updates AirPort Express firmware with AirPlay 2 support

Surprise, the AirPort Express isn’t dead! While Apple stopped selling AirPort products back in April, the company is still updating the firmware of the once beloved AirPort Express. This firmware update is quite significant as it adds support for AirPlay 2 and the Home app. In other words, you can now plug speakers to a dusty AirPort Express and turn them into wireless speakers for your home sound system. The AirPort Express was a pretty basic home router. It hasn’t been updated since 2012, w...
Tags: Apple, Gadgets, Tech, Airport, Airplay, AirPort Express, Airplay 2


Apple AirPlay 2.0 explained: Here’s everything you need to know

Apple's most recent update to its AirPlay protocol is called Airplay 2, and it's available on select devices now. We're here to explain what AirPlay 2 is, how it's different from the first AirPlay, and how you can take advantage of it. The post Apple AirPlay 2.0 explained: Here’s everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Home Theater, Airplay, iOS 11, HomePod, Airplay 2


Six Months With the Apple HomePod Almost Convinced Me It Was Good

I didn’t understand the Apple HomePod, when it launched six months ago. Sure, I got the business reasons behind Apple’s smart speaker (everyone’s got to have a smart speaker it seems), but the HomePod struck me as too stupid and too expensive. It just seemed like Apple’s weird attempt at showing Amazon and Google that…Read more...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Amazon, Science, Airplay, Rearview, HomePod, Airplay 2, Apple HomePod, Sonos One


Make and take calls on Apple HomePod soon with iOS 12

Reporters who claim to have had a look at iOS 12 on Apple’s popular home speaker have revealed some cool new additions including AI-powered phone calls. French site iGeneration say they’ve had a look at the iOS 12 based software that is coming via update to Apple’s HomePod speakers soon. They are reporting that the update will bring some neat new functions to the home speaker including the ability to make and receive calls from your connected iPhone. Apple came into the home speaker market l...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Amazon, Home, Echo, Music, Siri, Tech, Phone, Smart, Update, Speaker, Ai, Amazon Echo, Airplay


Break the chains of audio with Sonos and Apple Airplay 2’s enhanced streaming

Set your audio free from your Apple devices and take your audio to the next level through your Sonos home sound system. Apple have launched the second generation of their Airplay software keeping their devices connected in this increasingly networked world. They have teamed up with Sonos for an unbeatable audio experience on mobile devices. With Airplay 2 you can connect up your iOS devices, compatible iPhones and iPads, to your Sonos speakers for all listening. Whether you’re streaming tune...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Home, Video, Music, Audio, System, Netflix, Streaming, Network, Stream, Sonos, Group, Airplay, Digital Music News, Connected


You can now stream to your Sonos devices via AirPlay 2

Newer Sonos devices and “rooms” now appear as AirPlay 2-compatible devices, allowing you to stream audio to them via Apple devices. The solution is a long time coming for Sonos which promised AirPlay 2 support in October. You can stream to Sonos One, Sonos Beam, Playbase, and Play:5 speakers and ask Siri to play music on various speakers (“Hey Siri, play some hip-hop in the kitchen.”) The feature should roll out to current speakers today. I tried a beta version and it worked as advertised....
Tags: Apple, TC, Gadgets, Technology, Siri, Tech, Software, Computing, Sonos, Airplay, Apple Inc, Smart Speakers, Play:1, Play:3


iTunes 12.8 Brings AirPlay 2 Support to the Mac (and Windows)

The latest iTunes update catches up with iOS.
Tags: Tech, Blogging, Itunes, Airplay


Apple, AirPlay, and “Tap-to-Radar”

I got this strange dialog list night on my iPhone.
Tags: Apple, Tech, Blogging, Airplay


What AirPlay 2 Means for Your Listening Setup

AirPlay 2 is here. Learn what it means for your listening setup.
Tags: Apple, Music, Tech, Blogging, Airplay


Why Is AirPlay 2 Not Available for the Mac?

AirPlay 2 is out for iOS, but not for the Mac; why not?
Tags: Mac, Tech, Blogging, Airplay


Play multi-room music on different speakers with Apple’s AirPlay 2

Apple have updated their AirPlay system for connecting to devices and speakers with some great additions for listening around the house. With the launch of iOS 11.4 Apple have also released the new version of their AirPlay music streaming software. Originally called AirTunes, the software uses WiFi to stream music from one device to another and has grown to include video streaming, device screen sharing and photo sharing since it’s inception. AirPlay 2 brings a bunch of new features sure to ...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Google, Music, Speakers, Siri, Equipment, Os, Wireless, Sonos, Airplay, Digital Music News, Connected, Bang Olufsen, Multiroom, HomePod


Apple AirPlay 2.0 explained: Everything you need to know

Apple's most recent update to its AirPlay protocol is called Airplay 2, and it's available on select devices now. We're here to explain what AirPlay 2 is, how it's different from the first AirPlay, and how you can take advantage of it. The post Apple AirPlay 2.0 explained: Everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Home Theater, Airplay, iOS 11, HomePod, Airplay 2


Apple is releasing iOS 11.4 with support for Messages in iCloud, AirPlay 2 and more

Apple this afternoon will officially release the latest version of its iOS software for your iPhone and iPad, iOS 11.4, which at last adds support for Messages in iCloud, along with other new features, including most notably, AirPlay 2 and an update that allows two HomePod speakers to work together as a stereo pair. Messages in iCloud was first announced a year ago at WWDC 2017 as a way of keeping conversations up-to-date across all your Apple devices, including iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Mobile, Australia, Imessage, Germany, Siri, Tech, Messages, Airplay, Canada France, HomePod, Siri HomePod, Amazon s Alexa, Germany Calendar


Apple HomePod tips and tricks to get you started

From adding items to your grocery list to setting alarms, here are 18 of the best Apple HomePod tips and tricks to help you take your HomePod from a boring smart speaker to an awesome gadget you can't live without. The post Apple HomePod tips and tricks to get you started appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Siri, Smart Home, Apple Itunes, Airplay, Smart Speaker, DIY smart home, HomePod, Apple HomePod


How does it work? Everything you need to know about the Apple AirPlay 2

This year, Apple plans to launch an update for its popular AirPlay protocol. We're here to explain what AirPlay 2 is, how it's different from AirPlay, and how you can take advantage. The post How does it work? Everything you need to know about the Apple AirPlay 2 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Home Theater, Airplay, iOS 11, HomePod, Airplay 2


Remote desktop patents are the focus of latest Apple infringement investigation

Software developed Aqua connect is claiming Apple infringement of its screen sharing and remote desktop patents. It states that it was the first to invent the practice and Apple utilized the technology without permission. The post Remote desktop patents are the focus of latest Apple infringement investigation appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Business, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Airplay, Screen Sharing, Remote Desktop


Sonos reveal voice-controlled speaker and plans to work with EVERY-one

Sonos have revealed a bunch of what they have planned including an Amazon Alexa powered Sonos speaker and Airplay support. At their media event in New York City yesterday Sonos unveiled a bunch of their newest endeavours revealing some exciting news for the connected speaker makers. Get ready to start speaking to your Sonos speakers and, maybe, say goodbye to the Amazon Echo with Sonos’ competing new speakers. Yesterday Sonos revealed the Sonos One, a long-awaited speaker containing Amazon’s a...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Home, Echo, Spotify, Music, Featured, New York City, Siri, Smart, Artificial Intelligence, Streaming, Wifi, Ai, Event


Marshall are going multi-room connected with their speakers

Marshall, famous for their face-melting amplifiers, are bringing their crystal sound and booming power to Bluetooth speakers all around the house. A few years ago Marshall expanded their company to create Marshall Headphones, a new speaker manufacturer for playing music rather than instruments. With the famous Marshall quality and sound their headphones and speakers have become a raging success, and now you can connect them to each other for a multi-room setup. Three of their most popular Spea...
Tags: Apple, Spotify, Music, Bluetooth, Equipment, Chromecast, Speaker, Wifi, AMP, Guitar, Airplay, Marshall, Wi Fi, Acton, Woburn, Multi-room


Apple Watch gets OS upgrade for better music and app experiences

Apple have announced WatchOS 4, the software upgrade for Apple Watch that gets even more out of the world’s most popular wearable. Apple revealed the operating system upgrade for Apple Watch at their developers conference last week. WatchOS 4 brings enhanced visual experiences for music and menus as well as app updates like a load of new ways to get fit in the Activity app. Apple Watch’s in-built music app gets some fresh licks of paint and lets you see playlists and music based around your li...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Music, Wearable, Fitness, Mac, Equipment, Watch, App, Os, Streaming, Exercise, Apple Watch, Activity, Workouts, Application