Apple TV during the company’s WWDC keynote this week. Apple’s TV guide app now pulls in movies and shows from more than 50 streaming video sources. Second, Amazon Prime will become one of those sources when Amazon launches an Apple TV app later this year.
The TV app worked with 37 content sources at launch, and the list has grown by about 15 apps since.
All of which makes the absence of Netflix ever more conspicuous. Although Netflix offers an Apple TV app, it doesn’t support Apple’s TV app.
Apple’s TV app, which rolls a watchlist, recommendations, and genre-based browsing into a single menu system. Apple’s TV app mashes disparate sources into a single menu, with only a small logo in a corner of the screen to tell them apart.