Tagged with: Apple TV

Report: Apple is Working on Another Set-Top Box

Report: Apple is Working on Another Set-Top Box

Apple is working on a new set-top box besides its existing Apple TV, new documents reveal. A regulatory filing made by Comcast and Time Warner Cable to the US Federal Communications Commission pitching their planned merger specifically mentions that Apple is exploring the "development of an Apple set-top box". The filing ...

Amazon Fire TV vs. the Competition: Who Comes Out on Top?

Amazon Fire TV vs. the Competition: Who Comes Out on Top?

Amazon has just announced its streaming TV media device, the Fire TV, and that means it now faces off against other tech giants and incumbents in yet another category. So how does the Amazon TK compare to the likes of the Apple TV, Google’s Chromecast and Roku’s lineup of streaming set-top boxes and new HDMI stick? ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – March 18, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – March 18, 2014

A new Apple TV is coming soon, and it may even let you watch cable TV and play games. But any new hardware is a few months away, so here are some tips to get the most out of your current Apple TV. If you hold down the menu button while doing anything, you’ll get back to the Apple TV dashboard instantly. If you’re ...

Apple Sold $1 Billion Worth of Apple TVs in 2013

Apple Sold $1 Billion Worth of Apple TVs in 2013

Apple’s TV business still consists only of an over-the-top streaming media box, and not a proper TV set despite longstanding rumors that kind of hardware was on the way – but it’s showing impressive growth nonetheless. The company sold approximately 10 million Apple TV units last year, according to estimates based on ...

The Comcast & Time Warner Merger Means Trouble for Apple TV’s Future

The Comcast & Time Warner Merger Means Trouble for Apple TV’s Future

A funny thing happened this week. After years of rumors, speculation, and wishing, we got two solid reports that said Apple was really ready to launch a full-on TV product. Both the Wall Street Journal, and Bloomberg said Apple was planning to release an Apple TV this year. Bloomberg predicted an April reveal, and the WSJ ...

New Apple TV Will Be Announced in April, Says Bloomberg

New Apple TV Will Be Announced in April, Says Bloomberg

Apple is planning to introduce a new Apple TV set-top box as early as April and is negotiating with Time Warner Cable Inc. and other potential partners to add video content, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Apple is aiming to have the device available for sale by the Christmas holidays, though the release ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – February 7, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – February 7, 2014

A new Apple TV is coming soon, and it may even let you watch cable TV and play games. But any new hardware is a few months away, so here are some tips to get the most out of your current Apple TV. If you hold down the menu button while doing anything, you’ll get back to the Apple TV dashboard instantly. If you’re ...

Report: Next Apple TV May Offer Cable TV, Gaming Integration

Report: Next Apple TV May Offer Cable TV, Gaming Integration

Apple appears to be putting its ducks in a row ahead of major Apple TV changes. Alongside last night’s changes to the Apple Online Store to promote Valentine’s Day specials, Apple added an entire Apple TV section. The Apple TV is now promoted as a full product line alongside Macs, iPads, iPods, and iPhones. Previously, ...

Apple TV Update 6.0 Re-Released After Bricking Bug

Apple TV Update 6.0 Re-Released After Bricking Bug

Apple has re-issued the 6.0 update for Apple TV devices it released last week, after the original version’s many problems including slow downloads, library loss and even some apparent bricking led the company to pull it from servers. The update is back live now, with new features including access to the iTunes Music Store ...

Apple TV’s Latest Update Pulled Amid Reports of Bricking

Apple TV’s Latest Update Pulled Amid Reports of Bricking

On Friday, Apple launched its 6.0 software update for its Apple TV set-top box, but soon after, some users reported that the update bricked their devices while others were a bit luckier and just lost their connection to the Internet or had to restore their machines. Some users are also reporting extremely slow download ...