New Siri Remote waves goodbye to Apple TV games that require motion control

Apple’s new Siri Remote doesn’t come equipped with an accelerometer or gyroscope, which means it won’t work as a motion controller in certain Apple TV games. The omission was initially spotted by Digital Trends, and can be seen on the remotes’ product pages. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/4/23/22398974/apple-tv-siri-remote-motion-controls-accelerometer-three-axis-gyro

Apple TV 4K box gets a long-overdue upgrade: Everything new

It may have taken nearly three years, but Apple is finally giving the Apple TV 4K an upgrade, announced at Apple’s ‘Spring Loaded’ event. The new streaming box costs $179 (£169, AU$249) with 32GB or $199 (£189, AU$279) for 64GB and boasts the company’s A12 Bionic processor. via Technology and News Today https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-tv-4k-box-gets-long-overdue-upgrade-everything-new/

The Apple TV app is coming to Roku devices today

With Apple TV Plus set to arrive next month, Apple is making sure Roku owners will be ready to stream its original programming. Today, the Apple TV app is launching for Roku streaming players and Roku TVs. The app will be available from Roku’s Channel Store when it goes live.

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