Hulu Live TV Beta App Undergoes Major Changes

Hulu’s Live TV venture is still in the beta phase. As its working out its kinks, Hulu has been implementing suggestions and feedback from its customers who are testing out the new service. Their latest iOS and Apple TV updates has addressed many of the following issues. This is what Hulu has included in their update:

  • Fixed a bug that enables full-screen thumbnail scrubbing
  • Added metadata for sports to show the team name as well as the sport to help distinguish between multiple college team sports
  • Image loading improvements
  • Device rotation now maintains your position in cover stories
  • Fixed an issue where the back button in browser wasn’t taking you to the right location
  • Taste Picking is now 2 columns on iPad
  • Added Subtitles & Captions link to the app settings menu
  • Adjusted 10 sec rewind button function so you can now press it multiple times before having to reload

Close up of Hulu Taste-Picker

As mentioned, these updates are currently only available for iOS and the 4th Generation of Apple TV.  Although updates are not available yet, the Hulu Live TV Beta App is currently available for Android TV, Chromecast, and X Box One.

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