If you're a fan of some of the popular shows that A&E as such as Duck Dynasty, Storage Wars and others who happens to own an iPhone you are in luck. A&E has updated its iOS apps this week with new content. The new content brings full-length episodes and movies to iPhone users at no charge.
The updated apps include the A&E app, History, and Lifetime apps. Each the apps now supports streaming of top shows and iCloud sync allowing you to pick your show up from exactly where you left off. The apps also offer exclusive content including behind-the-scenes clips.
If you are a subscriber to Comcast Xfinity, you can also get full access to previous seasons of popular A&E shows. Not everything is perfect about the apps, AirPlay is reportedly not supported so you won't be streaming these programs to your Apple TV. The good news is that AirPlay support is reportedly in the works.
The updated versions of the apps supporting the new content are available in the App Store right now. The apps are offered at no cost and it seems you don't have to have a subscription to a cable network to access the basic content. The apps are also available in updated form for the iPad.