Apple TV's "Channels" subscriptions and TV app overhaul are here

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There's also some new subscription services coming to the app with users in the United Kingdom getting access to StarzPlay and Smithsonian with Apple confirming more options will be coming over time.

Additionally, through 'Family Sharing, ' up to six family members can share subscriptions to Apple TV channels using just their Apple ID and password. However, this particular implementation which is also known as Apple TV channels alongside similar integration for selected streaming services is not available in Malaysia for the time being though.

Apple has also announced that the Apple TV's new app will be coming to Samsung, Vizio, LG, and Sony TVs. Since Samsung is the leading manufacturer of premium TVs, this partnership was inevitable.

The revamped TV app is also available now on Samsung TVs, along with AirPlay 2 support with an upcoming firmware update.

Let's take a look at what else the updates provide. We're not entirely sure how that will work.

The new Apple TV app also has a new Kid section. More services will be added at a later date.

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Cause calls made using Wi-Fi calling to drop. HomePod OS 12.3 adds support for "joining some types of enterprise networks that require unique credentials". The update is around 506 MB in size, though if you have not installed the last two or three updates, it could be bigger in size for you. AirPlay 2 will enable users to play media content from their iPhone, iPad or Mac directly to their Samsung Smart TV. The update will install automatically when your HomePod is connected to the internet.

macOS 10.14.5 includes 26 security fixes. The app will make recommendations based on a mix of curation by human editors and a viewer's watching habits. See our disclosure policy for more details. Features like subscribing to channels and streaming services are only limited to the US.

Oh, one more thing. If you'd like to manually check for an update, go to Settings Support Software Update on your TV and select "Check for updates".

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