TVVLCKit for TVOS

Since Apple supports only a few video and audio codecs, I was looking for a a/v framework for a new TVOS application. Videolan (creators behind the VLC player) providing a framework called TVVLCKit. I’m writing this article because I’ve spent a lot of time...

NFL 2017 mit DAZN?

DAZN (sprich engl.: „Da Zone“) ist ein Streaming-Anbieter der vor gut einem Jahr an den Start ging. Übertragen werden hier viele Sport-Ereignisse quer durch alle Sportarten. Dazu gehören unter anderem Fußball (Premiere League England, LaLiga Spanien, Serie...

ControlIt update to 1.0.1

The first update of the ControlIt app reached today the app store. It contains one new feature: to stream a recorded show or movie directly on the iOS device using one of the integrated streaming apps: OPlayer VLC  

ControlIt for Enigma2

Since I’ve got a new cable receiver that is based on the Enigma2 software, I was searching for a modern app on iOS (iPhone and iPad) to control the device. Most of the apps that are available on the app store are looking awful or looking like they were made for...

TraktIt Update 2.3.0

A new release of TraktIt reached the App Store. Major change in this version is the support 3D-Touch. Also Trakt removed the images from their API, so I started running my own image server. Read the following Tweets for more information. Images are removed from the...

Update 2.2.0 for TraktIt

Time for an update of the TraktIt app. It contains the following changes: NEW: use safari view for external urls NEW: bitcode support FIX: open a season on IMDB FIX: improved season list layout FIX: improved internal database performance FIX: improved iOS 10 support...

Podcasts bei Audible: ohne mich

Eigentlich wollte ich nur die Sendung von Holger Klein hören: „Wochendämmerung“. Mal abgesehen von der total kaputten Suche (bei Eingabe von „Woche“, „Wochen“ oder „Wochend“ werden entweder irgendwelche Hörbücher oder...

Update 2.1.1 of TraktIt

It’s some month ago since the last app update. But I’m still working on the app. Today the new version reached the app store with following changes: FIX: improved security during login FIX: improved session expired handling FIX: updated Fabric...

Update 2.1.0 of TraktIt

The last update of TraktIt was nearly a half year ago. But I’m still developing on it. One of the new features reached the App Store today: NEW: Handoff: Open a show or episode directly on another iOS device or on your Mac FIX: some ui glitches FIX: updated...