Apple TV offers a great way to display content. Sometimes, however, it is quite useful to control a tvOS app, for example with a dedicated companion app on iOS or macOS. In this video you can see how to remote control the weather app with easy commands from an iPhone.
- [Instructor] What you see here at the moment is,…of course, on the left-hand side our weather application…and on the right you see a livestream from my iPhone…which I'm using to actually remote control our application.…So for example, if I'm going to type in London here…in the search bar and I'm searching for that location,…tapping on London, indeed, we're changing the location…and the weather information that we are displaying…in our weather application.…
You could also, for example, go for Berlin,…and search for Berlin, Germany, and also get information…on the weather there.…So this is quite interesting, and this works…with the multi-peer connectivity framework,…which we are going to use to actually implement this feature…of controlling the Apple TV with an iPhone.…
- The Siri remote
- The focus model
- Adding video assets and imagery
- UIKit components
- Location services
- Accessing a Web API
- Enabling the top shelf and layered images
- Setting up shortcuts
- Communicating with URL schemes
- Adding a layered app icon
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introducing tvOS Development
2. Your First tvOS App: Build the UI
3. Your First tvOS App: Add the Logic
4. Multipeer Connectivity
5. Final Touches
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