AirControl allows the Apple TV to be integrated with controller systems from Crestron or Control4 for IR-free control of the Apple TV. The included companion app can also be used to control the Apple TV from a Mac, no remote required.
Note: AirControl requires Apple TV 4.4.4 or later.
Apps Using AirControl
AirControl for Mac (FireCore) - Access all AirControl features, including advanced controls and full now playing info, from a Mac. [Free]
Control4 (diamond design) - Integration for Control4 system. [$39.99]
Are you building something to use with AirControl? Tell us.
The HTTP transport can be used by third-party applications which can access the Apple TV (with AirControl installed) using the HTTP protocol. Third-party applications can send commands to the Apple TV by sending HTTP requests as described below.
<name>The Ides of March</name>
<tagline>Ambition seduces. Power corrupts.</tagline>
<person job="Actor" name="George Clooney" />
<person job="Actor" name="Ryan Gosling" />
<person job="Actor" name="Evan Rachel Wood" />
<person job="Actor" name="Marisa Tomei" />
<person job="Actor" name="Paul Giamatti" />
<person job="Actor" name="Philip Seymour Hoffman" />
<person job="Actor" name="Jeffrey Wright" />
<person job="Director" name="George Clooney" />
<person job="Producer" name="Grant Heslov" />
<person job="Producer" name="Leonardo DiCaprio" />
<overview>An idealistic staffer for a newbie presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail. Based on the play by Beau Willimon.</overview>
Music via Media Player
<overview>Donald McKinley Glover (born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, writer, comedian, musician and rapper. Glover first came to attention for his work in the sketch group Derrick Comedy and is best known for his role as community college student Troy Barnes on the NBC comedy series Community. Glover was born on Edwards Air Force Base, California, and raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia. He graduated from New York University with a degree in Dramatic Writing in 2006. Glover is known for his work on the NBC show Community alongside Joel McHale and Chevy Chase.</overview>
TV Show via Netflix
<name>My Morning Straight Jacket</name>
<overview>When Hayley goes to a My Morning Jacket concert against Stan's wishes, he crashes the show to bring her back home.</overview>
<tagline>American Dad!: Season 5</tagline>