Apple’s TV iOS App Rolling Out in Canada Ahead of Tomorrow’s Launch
Apple announced at its recent September special event their TV iOS app would be launching in Canada, finally expanding outside the U.S. for the first time.
With the release of iOS 11 GM to developers, the TV iOS app has started to gone live for some users, such as iPhoneinCanada.ca reader Aaron (@theadub):
TV apps shown as supported include CraveTV, Treehouse, CBC TV, City TV, ICI Tou.tv, FXNOW, MUBI, Hopster and CuriosityStream:
This is what Bachelor in Paradise episode listings look like, from CityTV. Tapping an episode will handoff to the appropriate provider app for viewing:
According to Aaron, moving off Wi-Fi to his cellular data network would reinstall the former Videos app, but jumping back to Wi-Fi would reinstall the TV iOS app. So far, nothing has appeared on his iPad, yet.
If you’re on iOS 11 GM—are you seeing the TV iOS app yet? Apple is set to release iOS 11, watchOS 4 and tvOS 11 tomorrow.