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Text entry on tvOS: Search for locations

Text entry on tvOS: Search for locations: Learning Apple tvOS App Development
Text entry on tvOS: Search for locations: Learning Apple tvOS App Development

Apple TV is designed for entertainment, not data entry. Since most people interact with Apple TV using a remote, not a keyboard, you should collect the minimum amount of information necessary. In this case, the name of city to retrieve the corresponding weather forecast. The UIKit component, which is already highly optimized for use on a TV, is a simple UITextField. CLLocation can reverse geocode to a city name so that you can simply search for geocoordinates to get the correct weather forecast.

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Developer Mobile Apps Apple TV tvOS

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