Apple TV Expands Its Universal Search




Today Apple announced that they have expanded universal search options for movies and TV shows on the Apple TV and Apple TV 4K. Starting today the universal search in the United States added Classix, Oxygen, and the BBC America app. (Just a reminder that Apple TVs universal search only works for apps you have installed.)

That is not the only apps added today. The United States is still the country with the most Apple TV listings, other countries are seeing expansion as well. Canada is getting Classix, FXNOW Canada, Treehouse, CBC TV, and ICI, among others. Norway and Sweden are getting Viaplay, while Australia is getting 9Now, Tenplay, and SBS listings. More countries are getting Apple Music search, too, including multiple European countries, Canada, Mexico, Australia, and Japan.

Here are all the apps currently available int he Apple TV universal search in the United States:

United States

  • Movies and TV shows in iTunes
  • A&E
  • ABC
  • AHC GO
  • AMC
  • Animal Planet GO
  • Apple Music
  • BBC America
  • BET
  • Bravo
  • CBS
  • Classix
  • Comedy Central
  • Cooking Channel
  • Crunchyroll
  • CuriosityStream
  • CW Seed
  • Destination America GO
  • Discovery GO
  • Discovery Life GO
  • Disney Channel
  • Disney Jr
  • Disney XD
  • DIY
  • E!
  • Filmstruck
  • Food Network
  • FYI
  • Hallmark Channel
  • HBO GO
  • HGTV
  • History
  • Hopster
  • Hulu
  • Investigation Discovery GO
  • Lifetime
  • MTV
  • MUBI
  • Nat Geo TV
  • NBC
  • Netflix
  • Nick Jr
  • Nickelodeon
  • Oxygen
  • PBS
  • PBS Kids
  • Science Channel GO
  • SHOWTIME Anytime
  • Shudder
  • Spike
  • Starz
  • Sundance Now
  • Syfy
  • TBS
  • Telemundo
  • The CW
  • TLC GO
  • TNT
  • Travel Channel
  • Tribeca Shortlist
  • USA
  • Velocity GO
  • VH1

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