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Apple TV Empowered by New Updates at WWDC '16, but Apple Seemingly Abandons TV Service Plans for Now

July 04, 2016  | Subscribers Only

Paul Erickson Paul Erickson Senior Research Analyst, Service Provider Technology

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At its 2016 worldwide developer conference in June, Apple announced a variety of improvements and updates for the Apple TV set-top box and the related tvOS operating system. The improvements include an updated remote app with expanded functionality and Siri voice search, a live TV viewing option to view live streaming content, single sign-on to allow signing into multiple content providers in a one step, and the ability to manage HomeKit-enabled devices.

The announced updates are slated for rollout sometime in the fall of 2016.

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Apple Inc. Google Inc. Roku
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