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Jason Sudeikis: 'Ted Lasso' Apple TV+ Character Inspired by Robin Williams, Mr. Miyagi and Obi-Wan Kenobi

"Ted Lasso," a TV show that came to Apple TV+ in August, has proven to be popular with viewers thanks to its humor and uplifting positivity. In the series, Jason Sudeikis plays the titular character, who is a small-time college football coach from Kansas that's hired to coach a professional soccer team in England. Sudeikis this week did an interview with Variety where he discussed the origins of the character. Ted Lasso predates the Apple TV+ series and was a character conceptualized by Sude...
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Apple Seeds Third Beta of tvOS 14.3 Update to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]

Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming tvOS 14.3 update to developers for testing purposes, two weeks after the release of the second beta. Designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV models, the tvOS 14.3 developer beta can be downloaded onto the ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌Apple TV‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ via a profile that's installed using Xcode. Other than new releases, tvOS updates are often minor in scale, focusing on under-the-hood bug fixes and improvements rather than major outward-facing changes. T...
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Apple One Marked as Expired for Some Customers and Other Billing Issues Emerge as 30-Day Trial Ends

Today marks one month since the launch of Apple One, which allows customers to subscribe to multiple Apple services in a single bundle, and it appears there are some billing-related issues as the free trial period begins to elapse. Apple One includes a 30-day free trial for any services that customers did not already subscribe to individually, and that trial period ends today for those who signed up for Apple One on its first day of availability. Following the end of the trial period, however...
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Finally! An Apple TV Remote I Might Use

Despite what you may have heard online, there is at least one redeeming feature of Apple TV’s divisive touchpad remote: it can be replaced. The latest alternative that more or less maintains its slim, compact footprint is from Universal Electronics and unlike other third-party Apple TV remotes, this one includes a…Read more...
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Universal Electronics Offers Alternative Apple TV Remote to Cable Companies

Universal Electronics has announced its own take on Apple's divisive Apple TV Remote that's "specifically developers and designed" for cable, satellite, and MVPD (multichannel video program distributor) customers, according to the company (via The Verge). The UEI Remote uses Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) connectivity together with Infrared to provide universal control, and offers ‌Apple TV‌ users content search and control via Siri and a program guide button for live TV viewing functions, along ...
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CS Interviews: Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer Discuss Fireball

CS Interviews: Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer Discuss Fireball The fascinating new documentary Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds is now streaming on Apple TV and ComingSoon.net was able to sit down and talk with the film’s directors, Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer, who discussed what it was like to travel around the world to discover the power behind meteorites. Here’s the synopsis: A journey across the planet and universe explores how meteorites, shooting stars and deep impact...
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Glenn Close Joins Apple’s Ensemble Sci-Fi Drama Swan Song

Glenn Close Joins Apple’s Ensemble Sci-Fi Drama Swan Song After landing Golden Globe winner Awkwafina to join the cast, Apple’s upcoming sci-fi drama Swan Song has expanded its ensemble roster with the addition of seven-time Oscar nominee Glenn Close (Damages, Fatal Attraction), according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Mahershala Ali-Led Swan Song Adds Awkwafina to Cast PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptA...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Mahershala Ali, Apple TV, Cameron, John Malkovich, Kate, Glenn Close, Ali, Naomie Harris, Scott, Ben, Benjamin, Glenn, Jacob, Cleary


Peanuts holiday specials will air on PBS after rights-holder Apple's move to make them streaming-only sparked backlash

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving. Photo by Walt Disney Television via Getty Images Photo Archives/Walt Disney Television via Getty Images Apple acquired the rights to air classic Peanuts holiday specials this year. A backlash erupted online, with fans accusing Apple of hating tradition. PBS will now air the remaining specials on TV. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. After backlash towards Apple for acquiring the streaming rights to Peanuts specials this holiday season, the sh...
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‘Peanuts’ holiday specials will air on broadcast TV, after all

Happiness is a warm “Peanuts” special, widely available across the airwaves. In a deal that will bring Charlie Brown, Lucy and Snoopy to more viewers during the holidays, Apple announced on Wednesday that the “Peanuts” programming it now controls will be coming to broadcast TV, after all. Though Apple TV+ has the rights to “Peanuts” content, a new deal will allow PBS and PBS Kids to air “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas” this year. The beloved programs will air ad-fre...
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Apple Will Mercifully Share Its Peanuts Specials Streaming Rights with PBS

The holidays are saved, Charlie Brown! Well, kind of.
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You’re on PBS, Charlie Brown: Apple Will Share ‘Peanuts’ Holiday Specials With Public TV

Good grief! Charlie Brown’s famous “Peanuts” holiday specials, once available in broad fashion each year via ABC and CBS, are now caught up in some of the complexities of the streaming era. Apple, which in October unveiled its new rights to classic properties like “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas” as well […]
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Apple Seeds Second Beta of tvOS 14.3 Update to Developers

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming tvOS 14.3 update to developers for testing purposes, with the beta coming one week after Apple released the first beta. Designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV models, the tvOS 14.3 developer beta can be downloaded onto the ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌Apple TV‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ via a profile that's installed using Xcode. Other than new releases, tvOS updates are often minor in scale, focusing on under-the-hood bug fixes and improvements rather than major outwa...
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How to get Disney Plus on your Apple TV by subscribing to the streaming service and downloading the app

You can get Disney Plus on recent Apple TVs by subscribing on the website and downloading the app. Shutterstock It's possible to get Disney Plus on your Apple TV, as long as it's a fourth generation Apple TV or later.  You'll need a Disney Plus subscription in order to use the app, which you can get on the Disney website for $6.99 per month, or start a seven-day free trial.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. From "The Mandalorian" to the original "Alice in W...
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How to delete your Siri history on any Apple device, so that Apple won't save and analyze your voice files

It's possible to delete up to six months of your Siri history. Thomas Trutschel/Getty Images To delete your Siri history, make sure your Apple device is fully updated, and then open the "Siri" page in its settings menu. When you speak to Siri, your voice files are uploaded to Apple's servers for processing, but your personal information isn't attached to it. Deleting your Siri history will only erase the last six months of voice files.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library f...
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Old: M. Night Shyamalan’s Newest Thriller Wraps Filming

M. Night Shyamalan’s Newest Thriller Film Old Wraps Filming Oscar-nominated filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan took to Twitter to reveal that production on his newest thriller film titled Old has finally wrapped in Dominican Republic. It was previously reported that the project will be a film adaptation of Pierre Oscar Levy and Frederik Peeters’ graphic novel Sandcastle. The film is still set for a July 23, 2021 release. Wrapped production on @oldthemovie It was an incredible experience. Bey...
Tags: Movies, Apple TV, Levy, M. Night Shyamalan, Universal Pictures, Dominican Republic, Philly, Shyamalan, Peeters, ComingSoon, Movie News, Thomasin McKenzie, Ken Leung, Gael Garcia Bernal Mozart, Pierre Oscar Levy, Frederik Peeters


HBO Max is WarnerMedia's ambitious attempt to take on Netflix, and it's finally available to stream on Fire TV — here's how to sign up

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. "Westworld" is one of the many HBO shows you'll find on HBO Max. HBO HBO Max, WarnerMedia's new subscription-based streaming service, is now available for $14.99 per month.HBO Max offers access to everything on HBO, along with new exclusive series and hundreds of additional movies and TV shows.In most cases, current HBO pay-TV subscribers can access HBO Max as part of their subscription.We've br...
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Hasan Minhaj to join Jennifer Aniston in the next season of ‘The Morning Show

Apple TV has yet to reveal the date of the Jennifer Aniston-starrer featuring Hasan Minhaj
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Hasan Minhaj Joins Apple’s The Morning Show Season 2

Hasan Minhaj Joins Apple’s The Morning Show Season 2 Apple TV’s upcoming second season of its Emmy-nominated drama The Morning Show is expanding its all-star cast with the addition of Peabody Award-winning The Daily Show alum Hasan Minhaj for a recurring role, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Cherry: Apple Acquires Russo Brothers’ Tom Holland-Led Drama PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh =...
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The Very Best Streaming Devices

The best streaming device for you is the one that fits your needs—which is to say, you probably don’t need to overpay for features that your TV doesn’t support, or worse yet, buy a device that fails to prop up some of the best features of your existing TV. There are dozens of sticks, dongles, and boxes that will…Read more...
Tags: Science, Apple TV, 4k, Nvidia, Streaming, Roku, Dolby Vision, Hdr, Nvidia Shield, Dolby Atmos, Consumer Tech, Roku Ultra, Amazon Fire TV Cube, Streaming Wars


Jericho Goes Missing in Apple TV+’s Servant Season 2 Teaser

Jericho Goes Missing in Apple TV+’s Servant Season 2 Teaser Apple TV+ has released the official teaser for the upcoming second season of M. Night Shyamalan’s psychological horror series Servant, giving us a preview of intriguing events following the first season’s finale where Dorothy finally makes the realization about her baby. The series is scheduled to make its return on Friday, January 15. Check out the video in the player below! RELATED: Truth Be Told Season 2: Kate Hudson Joins Octavi...
Tags: Apple, Video, TV, Movies, Horror, Apple TV, TV News, Streaming, Philadelphia, Dorothy, Kate Hudson, M. Night Shyamalan, Octavia Spencer, Jericho, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, Patrick Markey


Apple Seeds First Beta of tvOS 14.3 Update to Developers

Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming tvOS 14.3 update to developers for testing purposes, with the beta available a week after the tvOS 14.2 release. Designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV models, the tvOS 14.2 developer beta can be downloaded onto the ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌Apple TV‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ via a profile that's installed using Xcode. Other than new releases, tvOS updates are often minor in scale, focusing on under-the-hood bug fixes and improvements rather than major outward-facin...
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Apple TV App Comes to PS4 and Newly Released PS5—If You Can Get One

The Apple TV app that allows users to access Apple originals through TV+ arrived in the PlayStation Store just ahead of the launch of Sony’s next-generation PS5 console, which hit stores today.Read more...
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Oprah Winfrey special with Barack Obama coming to Apple TV+

Oprah Winfrey sat down with former President Barack Obama on Wednesday for an interview about his upcoming memoir, "A Promised Land."
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Lord & Miller’s The Afterparty Series Lines Up A-List Ensemble Cast

Lord & Miller’s The Afterparty Series Lines Up A-List Ensemble Cast Phil Lord and Chris Miller are no strangers to attracting all-star casts for their projects and their upcoming Apple TV+ series The Afterparty continues this ensemble streak as it has landed a large roster of talent including Tiffany Haddish (Girls Trip), Sam Richardson (Detroiters), Zoë Chao (Downhill) and many more to star, according to Deadline. Miller also took to Twitter to share that filming had begun on the series and...
Tags: TV, Movies, Apple TV, Fox, Netflix, Chelsea, Ilana Glazer, Franco, TV News, Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Ryan Gosling, Sony Pictures, Ben Schwartz, Sony Pictures Television, Glazer


Apple TV 2020: Here’s everything we want from Apple’s next streamer

We make some educated guesses about what Apple has planned for the next Apple TV 4K streamer. New features? A new price? A new form factor? Here's what we know.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Apple TV, Home Theater, Streaming Media, Movies & TV, Set-top Boxes, Apple TV 4K, 6th gen Apple TV


The Shrink Next Door: Kathryn Hahn Joins Will Ferrell & Paul Rudd-Led Apple Miniseries

The Shrink Next Door: Kathryn Hahn Joins Will Ferrell & Paul Rudd-Led Apple Miniseries According to Deadline, Emmy-nominated actress Kathryn Hahn (Transparent) has been tapped for one of the leading roles in Apple TV+’s forthcoming Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd-led limited series The Shrink Next Door. She is set to portray the role of Phyllis, who is the younger sister of Ferrell’s character Marty. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone ||...
Tags: TV, Movies, Apple TV, TV News, Streaming, Will Ferrell, Martin, Ike, Ferrell, Marty, Phyllis, Kathryn Hahn, Paul Rudd, Showalter, Joe Nocera, Pritchett


Why Physical Media is Still Your Friend

People were dismayed to learn that the perennial Peanuts special, It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown is no longer airing on television as we know/knew it. Apple TV+ snagged the rights to it and the other two major holiday Peanuts specials. Now: the good news is that Apple streamed it for free from October 30th to November 1st. So even if you didn’t have an Apple TV+ subscription, you could check it out. But it does bring up an important point that we’ve mentioned before. It’s very ha...
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Apple Releases tvOS 14.2 for Fourth and Fifth-Generation Apple TV Models

Apple today released tvOS 14.2, the third update to the tvOS 14 operating system that was released on September 16. tvOS 14.2 comes a month after the release of tvOS 14.0.2, a bug fix update. tvOS 14.2, which is a free update, can be downloaded over the air through the Settings app on the ‌Apple TV‌ by going to System > Software Update. ‌‌‌Apple TV‌‌‌ owners who have automatic software updates enabled will be upgraded to tvOS 14.2 automatically. Apple does not provide detailed release notes ...
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Apple TV is Coming to Xbox Consoles This Month

Apple TV is expanding to the gaming community. The Apple TV app is set to debut on Xbox consoles this month, on the heels of the streaming app’s launch on Sony’s PS4 and PS5 consoles and just in time for the Xbox Series X and Series S launch. The Verge reports that Apple TV will debut on Xbox consoles this month, with the new Apple TV+ app set to be available across Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S consoles on November 10. Apple TV has been noticeably absent from Xbox consoles since...
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iOS 14 allows you to view picture-in-picture video on your iPhone to continue watching videos while you use other apps — here's how to use it

With the picture-in-picture feature, you can continue watching videos on your iPhone while using other apps. Westend61/Getty Images You can play many video apps (including FaceTime video calls) as a picture-in-picture video window that floats on your iPhone's Home screen or on top of another app, with iOS 14. To use picture-in-picture video on your iPhone, start playing a video in a compatible app and then swipe up to return to the Home screen. You can resize, move, and temporarily hide a ...
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