iOS 5 Brings Dual-screen Gaming to the iPad via Apple TV

Real Racing 2 HD Engadget DemoYou may have seen Nintendo's big announcement at E3 2011. The company unveiled a new tablet controller as part of its new Wii U console that adds an extra dimension to typical game play (see below). Well, it turns out that iOS game developers can now do similar — though not exact — things with [...]

iOS 5 Brings Display Mirroring to Apple TV via the iPad 2

Apple iPad Mirroring DemoEver wish you could wireless display what's on your iPad to your HDTV? Well, now you can! Apple has just added a "mirroring" feature to AirPlay's control panel in iOS 5, which, like the term describes, duplicates what's displaying on your iPad through your apple TV (2nd gen.) to a connected HDTV. The mirroring function [...]

doubleTwist Player Update Brings AirPlay and DLNA Media Streaming Support

doubleTwist PlayerLiving in an iTunes world, but for some reason own an Android smartphone? Well, doubleTwist has just made their doubleTwist Player AirPlay and DLNA compatible. According to the app's Android Market page, users can stream music, videos, and photos to an Apple TV or music and videos to a DLNA receiver device like your Smart [...]

Make All Your Windows Media Center TV Recordings iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Apple TV Accessible with Simple.tv

Simple.tv Workflow GraphicFor anyone who has tried to convert all their TV show recordings done through Windows Media Center into a format that's compatible with their iDevices, Simple.tv is now your new godsend. Simple.tv takes all the work you would have done manually to transcode and organize your files and makes it a background process. Simple.tv converts [...]

EyeTV App for iOS Devices Gains AirPlay Functionality

Elgato EyeTV App on the iPadIt's pretty well established that Apple users heart Elgato's EyeTV products for managing live TV on their Mac and via their iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch at home or remotely via a Wi-Fi or 3G connection. Well, now Elgato has updated their $4.99 EyeTV app with AirPlay support so users can push live or previously [...]

Why AirPlay Functionality Integrated into HDTVs Is Both Good and Bad

Apple AirPlay Toy Story 3Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is considering licensing AirPlay to TV manufactures for use in the their 'net-connected TVs. If you're an Apple fan, this is obviously good news — being that you'll be able to zap movies, TV shows and other video content from your iDevice to a TV without an Apple TV in the [...]

Apple Adds ‘Airplay-Enabled Apps’ Section to Its App Store

Airplay-enabled AppsLooking for iOS 4 apps that can take advantage of Apple's new Airplay feature? Hit this link and get privy to all the Airplay-enabled apps that will let you stream music, video, or audio to devices like the new Apple TV from your favorite iDevice. So far you've got a 11 to choose from. Highlights: [...]

Apple Brings MLB.tv and NBA League Pass to Apple TV; Where’s the ATV App Store?

Apple TV MLB AppGood news for sports fans who own a second generation Apple TV. Apple has decide to roll out a pair of premium apps as part of the iOS 4.2 update (not 4.3) on Apple TV: MLB.tv and NBA League Pass. Unfortunately, users still don't have a proper ATV app store to download additional services from. [...]