Chris Oryschak, Twitter’s product manager for Digits:
Using Digits’ device authorization, your app on the Apple TV will
show a short alphanumeric code. Your user then simply enters the
code on digits.com/appletv via their laptop or smartphone to
authorize the device to their account. Once that’s done, the TV
device receives a Digits session for the user’s account which you
can use to instantly identify your user and personalize their
This follows hot on the heels of Facebook’s tvOS SDK with login support.
This is a problem that Apple should have solved (and still should solve, as soon as possible).
★ Thursday, 3 December 2015