• Apple website shows which new TVs are compatible with AirPlay 2

    2 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    Apple has allowed a handful of television manufacturers to integrate the AirPlay 2 standard into a total of 19 television sets. AirPlay is Apple's proprietary technology used to stream audio, video or pictures over the internet. The platform is effectively Apple's equivalent to Google's Chromecast technology. While Chromecast is a tiny receiver that goes to the cloud and pulls media down to a Chromecast device, AirPlay streams media directly from users' iPhones or Macs. In essence, both platforms function similarly. As such, any Apple device can stream media or mirror its screen on a TV...
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  • Sony's new soundbars add Dolby Atmos surround sound to your TV

    Sony's new soundbars add Dolby Atmos surround sound to your TV

    2 monthes ago - By Pocket-lint

    Sony has unveiled a few new audio products a CES 2019, including soundbars. We're constantly upgrading our TVs to get the latest and greatest in available picture quality. But what about sound? Part of what makes going to a theatre so great is the immersive sound. When a plane soars across the screen, you can almost feel the rumble of the jet engine through your body. Sony now wants to help bring that cinema quality-surround sound to living rooms. It's introducing the Sony HT-X8500 and Sony HT-S350 soundbars. Here's a breakdown of what they can do.
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  • Apple releases full list of every new AirPlay 2 compatible TV

    Apple releases full list of every new AirPlay 2 compatible TV

    2 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Apple may not have a formal presence at CES, but the company still made something of a splash at the conference in a roundabout way. In something of a surprise move, Apple in recent months apparently struck deals with top TV manufacturers - including Sony and LG - to bring AirPlay 2 support to new HDTV models.
    What's more, Apple inked a particularly intriguing deal with Samsung that will see Samsung's 2019 HDTV lineup ship with an iTunes app that will allow users to buy or rent movies and TV shows directly from Apple. Some of Samsung's 2018 HDTVs will also be able to support iTunes...
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  • Macworld Podcast: Join us on Wednesday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m. Pacific

    Macworld Podcast: Join us on Wednesday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m. Pacific

    2 monthes ago - By Macworld

    Apple adjusts its earnings forecast for Q2 2019. The Consumer Electronics Show is full of TVs with AirPlay 2 support. HomeKit is being used by more and more products. We also respond to your comments and questions for Leif Johnson , Roman Loyola , Dan Masaoka and Michael Simon in the Macworld Podcast, episode 635. To read this article in full,
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  • Sony is the latest to add AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to their TVs, confirming Android TV support

    Sony is the latest to add AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to their TVs, confirming Android TV support

    2 monthes ago - By Talk Android

    By now you've surely heard that a ton of TV makers are adding in support for Apple's HomeKit and AirPlay 2, and Samsung's TVs are even getting their own version of iTunes. Sony is the latest to announce their plans to integrate Apple's protocols, and while normally that'd be a pretty boring bit of news...
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