Google introduced at present that its inexpensive new Chromecast with Google TV streaming dongle might be receiving an replace that features Apple TV early subsequent 12 months, permitting you to stream Apple TV Plus exhibits and flicks in your Google streamer.
Apple TV will come first to the brand new Chromecast with Google TV units after which ultimately roll out to Android TV units just like the Sony A8H/AH8 OLED, Hisense H8G Quantum and Nvidia Shield TV as effectively.
Even higher, in a weblog put up in regards to the announcement Google says that exhibits from Apple TV will present up in customized suggestions and search outcomes, and can will let you save these titles to your Watchlist – i.e. it’s treating Apple TV content material the identical because it does content material from Netflix and YouTube.
It’s the second time in two weeks that the businesses introduced cross-compatible providers (the primary being when Google introduced the arrival of Apple Music on Google Nest good audio system) and exhibits that the once-rivals at the moment are discovering some widespread floor extending their providers.
Apple content material coming to a Google machine close to you
For house owners of a Google machine, the inclusion of Apple TV most likely is not going to be world-changing, however it should allow them to observe wonderful exhibits like Ted Lasso, The Morning Show and Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet that they would not in any other case have entry to.
It’s additionally one other step ahead for 2 of the world’s largest tech giants. When the 2 corporations cooperate and prolong their providers to one another’s platforms, extra individuals get to make use of stated providers. It’s a win-win.
For these of us with a number of streaming units, it additionally means much less time switching between inputs to get to the suitable machine that has the service we’re searching for – we’re a small group, however we respect having all of the providers in a single place.