An Introduction to iCloud

Listen to an audio overview of the Connected Digital Life, with a particular focus on Apple’s iCloud and related features. This is the first in a series of audio overviews related to Living the Connected Digital Life. Listen below to the audio overview. Then, don’t forget to read the user guide for your particular Apple products, or to learn more about iCloud, click Here. Enjoy.:)cdl1.m4a

Using Hulu and Philo to Watch TV on AppleTV

Continuing on our TV series, in this post we take a look at two of my personal favorite apps for watching television – along with the respective services. These apps are Hulu and Philo. While different service plan options exist, I personally have the Hulu with Live TV plan and the Philo 55 Channel Plan, and I highly recommend them both.huluphilo.m4a

A Demo of DirecTV NOW with Voiceover – TVOS

As the title suggests, I demo AT&T’s awesome DirecTV NOW app on Apple TV. DirecTV NOW is a stand-alone, live TV streaming service which offers apps for TVOS, iOS, as well as many other platforms. They offer the largest and most robust channel lineup in a single streaming sdtv.m4a

ervice, and their service includes thousands of On-Demand titles, True Cloud DVR, 72 Hour Look Back, TV site and app sign-in support, and much more. Stay tuned for a thorough review of this product, but for now, enjoy the Voiceover demo!

Overview of Apple TV Apps for Watching TV

So, you’ve gotten that shiny new Apple TV, and you’ve set it up, but what do you do next? You’ll want to start renting and buying movies and shows, watching Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, Prime, right? Perhaps you’ll want to watch live television, On-Demand content, and even save shows and movies to a DVR. Maybe you’ll want premium channels, free content, and maybe you’ll even want to access your favorite YouTube videos. This post features a short audio overview of the kinds of apps that help you do those things. Stay tuned for a separate post with a demo of the whole process.tv-pt1.m4a