Tag: Apple

  • How to watch Apple TV Plus on Roku

    It might seem counterintuitive at first, but you can watch the original movies and shows on Apple TV Plus using plenty of devices that Apple doesn’t make. As much as the company would like you to buy an iPhone or an Apple TV 4K, it wants subscribers wherever it can get them. Here’s how to […]

  • Apple blocks Apple TV purchases on Android TV

    Robert Triggs / Android Authority TL;DR It is not possible to buy or rent content through Apple TV on Android TV. The app instead tells you to use an iPhone, iPad, or other streaming device. Apple hasn’t given an official comment, but the change is likely due to Google’s 30% commission fee. Over the past […]

  • Here’s the first Linux distro made for Apple M1 systems

    Why it matters: The Asahi Linux Project has published the first public alpha of Asahi Linux, a distro made for the Apple M1 SoC and its derivatives. It’s been eagerly anticipated by Linux users wanting to take advantage of Apple’s newest silicon. Support for the M1 was added to the Linux kernel in June 2021, […]

  • Former employee charged with defrauding Apple out of $10 million

    In brief: An ex-Apple employee who spent a decade as a buyer in the company’s Global Service Supply Chain department has been charged with defrauding Cupertino out of more than $10 million by taking kickbacks, stealing equipment, and laundering money. A federal criminal case claims that Dhirendra Prasad, 52, abused his position to defraud Apple […]

  • Apple TV app on Android TV no longer allows rentals, purchases, or subscriptions

    Apple has abruptly removed the option to rent or purchase movies through its Apple TV app on Android TV devices. This also affects devices running Google TV, like the 2020 Chromecast and recent TVs from Sony, TCL, and others. As noted by FlatPanelsHD and 9to5Mac, the previous ability to directly rent or buy content has […]