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tvOS 9.2 will relieve the nightmare of typing on the new Apple TV

Thanks to the new Siri remote, finding content on the new Apple TV is much easier than on previous generations.

However, while a simple voice command makes discovering movies and TV shows a doddle, typing in searches, as well as account user names and passwords is even worse than it used to be.

Thankfully Apple has a rather obvious solution in hand for the next version of the tvOS operating system (via 9to5Mac).

The latest beta version of tvOS 9.2 features support for Siri text dictation, enabling Apple TV owners to bypass the horizontal keyboard layout for the first time.

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