The Facebook app for smart TVs, which allows users to tune in to different videos, shows and live streams across the platform, may no longer be available on mobile for updates, tech news, news, and more. apple, new samsung, new technology, tech news, latest tech , new gadgets, latest tech news, science news, tech reviews, latest tech news, new smart watches, tech news today, technews, tech articles, tech news today, latest tech, mobile reviews, latest pc tech, latest tech updates, as reported by 9to5Mac. Some users reported that they could no longer access the app after the most recent update.
In a thread on MacRumors, a user shared an image of a prompt he received after trying to open Facebook Watch on his Apple TV 4K: “The Facebook Watch TV app is no longer available, but you’re still More videos can be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/watch.” Several other users reported having a similar experience.
Facebook launched the Watch app on Apple TV in 2017 after first rolling it out on Samsung smart TVs. The app is also available on a number of other smart TVs and consoles, as well as on Facebook’s desktop and mobile website. Users who still want to use the Watch app on Apple TV can cast the Watch from their phone to their TV, but this isn’t as convenient as just opening an app.
It’s unclear if the Facebook Watch app is no longer available due to an issue caused by a recent update or if Facebook has removed the app from Apple TV entirely. Apple TV is still listed as one of the supported platforms for Facebook Watch. The Verge reached out to Apple and Facebook for comment but did not immediately receive a response.