Tag Archive: Plex

Plex and VLC are coming to the new Apple TV

If you’re worried for some reason that the new Apple TV might not have strong enough video chops with all those apps and games, good news: Plex and VLC, two of the best video apps around, are coming to Apple’s new set-top box. According to a blog post this morning, VLC is developing a tvOS […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Plex hackers steal your data and passwords, not credit card details

Plex, the popular media streaming service that makes it easy to access your entire video, music, and photo catalogs from pretty much anywhere, has been hacked. A server breach this week allowed hackers to gain access to user data — including…Read more ›

Plex Adds Automatic Camera Roll Upload Feature

Personal media organizer Plex has just received a major iOS update. The biggest new feature offered by the update is the automatic upload of camera roll photos to your media server, provided that you have a Plex Pass subscription (available…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Plex Gets iOS 7 Overhaul, New Media Player, And More

Essential media player application Plex is now out in a new version for iOS users — adding support for the latest firmware along with a refreshed media component. With the expected iOS 7 “look and feel” newly incorporated, Plex 3.3…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Plex For iPhone, iPad Drops To $1.99 For A Limited Time [Deals]

Plex_iPadYou know what everyone should do if they have an Apple TV? Install Plex, the incredible media server that can stream any digital media file on your Mac to your Apple TV, no jailbreak required. I’m dead serious: Plex is awesome, and installing it on my Mac has been a total game changer in regards […]

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Plex Media Player Comes To Apple TV, No Jailbreak Required


The popular Plex media player that allows users to stream content from their computer to another device is now available on the Apple TV. The new app called PlexConnect is compatible with second- and third-generation devices, and it does not require a jailbreak for installation.

This isn’t the first time Plex has graced Apple’s $ 99 set-top box, but it was previously only compatible with jailbroken devices. Now the team behind  [Read More…]