10/03/2013, Rumors of Amazon developing a set-top box have started to escalate once again, particularly after it was discovered that the company has filed to trademark “Firetube” in U.S. and Canada. This is believed to be the moniker for Amazon’s TV offering. A latest WSJ report claims that the set-top box might launch with a number of music streaming, movies and games apps to enhance the user experience. Amazon has reportedly given […]
10/02/2013, At times, Apple’s hiring activities might come under the media spotlight. The company is usually quiet about the talent that it brings is, and the case is no different this time around. A former cable TV executive, Jean-François Mulé, was hired by Apple almost two months ago. Mulé has revealed this himself on his LinkedIn page. He mentions that he’s part of “something big,” while not offering any details about his role at […]
09/26/2013, Today Apple has rolled out a content update over-the-air for the Apple TV set-top box. The update brings content from Major League Soccer and Disney Junior. Apple has been on a content binge lately, adding providers such as Vevo, WatchESPN, HBO-GO and more. This update comes a few days after Apple TV software update 6.0 was released, which brought a couple of new features such as Airplay from iCloud, iTunes Radio, […]
09/26/2013, Apple TV hasn’t been having the best week as its 6.0 update was first pulled for reportedly bricking devices, which the update was reissued shortly after it was pulled. Now that Apple TV 6.0 is out there for all of its users to update their set-top box with, users are finding out some nifty improvements to the Apple TV experience. One of them involves setting up your Apple TV by simply tapping […]
09/23/2013, Yesterday we reported that the latest Apple TV 6.0 update had been temporarily pulled due to reports of the update bricking some Apple TV devices, as well as causing other problems for other Apple TV users. Well the good news is that Apple works pretty quickly and has since re-released the update, presumably with all the problems from the previous one fixed. It is still labeled as Apple TV Software […]
09/22/2013, It was just a few days ago that Apple rolled out version 6.0 for its Apple TV where it introduced a couple of new features, such as iCloud Airplay and iTunes Radio, but unfortunately the update was not well-met by Apple TV users and there have since been many complaints by Apple TV users that their devices have been bricked due to several critical errors. This has resulted in Apple […]
09/20/2013, Over the past few weeks it has been consistently rumored that Apple is going to make a TV related announcement in the coming months. At first it was said that perhaps a new Apple TV might be unveiled alongside the new iPhones on September 10th. That didn’t happen, then it was said that the company will release a new software update for the existing set-top box on September 18th, alongside […]
09/11/2013, Before Apple’s September 10th event, it was being rumored that perhaps the company might also launch a new Apple TV alongside the new iPhones. At its event, Apple didn’t even mention the set-top box. It was rumored earlier today that a major software update for this device will be rolled out on September 18th, the same day on which iOS 7 is publicly released. Latest reports suggest that the company […]
09/11/2013, Leading up to yesterday’s Apple event, in addition to hearing about the company’s newest iPhones, rumors had been circulating a new Apple TV could also be unveiled at some point during the presentation. As you could probably guess, that certainly wasn’t the case as there was absolutely no mention of Apple TV anywhere during Apple’s event, but that doesn’t mean the company doesn’t have big plans for its set-top box.
09/08/2013, Last week Apple sent out invites for a media event that has been scheduled for September 10th. At this event the company is expected to unveil its two new iPhones. Before the weekend we picked up on a rumor which claimed that a new Apple TV might be unveiled at the event as well. The rumor pointed to bill of lading information from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The […]
09/04/2013, So we know come the 10th of September that Apple will be holding an official event in San Francisco in which the company’s new iPhones (the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C) will officially debut. However will that be the only thing Apple unveils at their upcoming event? Thanks to a recent bill of lading information from the US Department of Homeland Security, it shows that Apple has recently taken […]
08/28/2013, Rumor has it that Disney is developing a Star Wars app for the Apple TV. The app or channel is expected to be launched for the company’s set-top box around the holiday season. It is said that Disney will stream the final episodes of the animated Clone Wars TV series through this app. This report comes from Jedi News, who claim to have received a tip from an unnamed source. […]
08/27/2013, Apple has been making some impressive updates to its Apple TV in the past couple of months, and today, the company has once again rolled out an update the brings even more content to their set-top box that could.
08/22/2013, Apple has long been rumored to be working on a full fledged TV set. The company hasn’t said if it plans on entering the TV market with a product of its own, though many analysts are of the view that Apple may release its TV set next year. The company is reportedly negotiating with networks and production studios over content for the TV. ESPN, HBO and Viacom are named among the […]