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Topic: Apple TV

Apple working to adopt 802.11ac 5G Gigabit WiFi this year

01/21/2012, 02:01 pm

Apple is expected to rapidly deploy support for the new 802.11ac specification this year, adding so called "Gigabit WiFi" to new AirPort base stations, Time Capsule, Apple TV, notebooks and potentially its mobile devices.

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Episodic TV patent credited to Steve Jobs could be used for rumored Apple TV

01/17/2012, 06:01 pm

Among a batch of new intellectual property granted to Apple by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office was a patent regarding a method of organizing episodic content, with the filing being credited to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

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Apple's rumored television is 'the elephant in the room' at CES 2012

01/12/2012, 10:01 am

HDTV makers have shown increased innovation at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, spurred in part by fears that Apple is planning an entrance into the market with its own television set.

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LG releasing Google TV-based smart TV as Apple television rumors swirl

01/05/2012, 11:01 pm

LG has taken the wraps off its first Google TV-powered television set, even as rumors of an Apple television loom over the industry.

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Apple's television could offer superior picture quality with advanced backlighting

01/05/2012, 09:01 am

Apple has explored building displays with dynamic backlight adaptation for better picture quality, particularly when watching letterboxed widescreen movies on a high-definition screen.

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Designer Jony Ive reportedly has a 50-inch Apple television in his studio

01/04/2012, 11:01 am

A "slick" 50-inch Apple television is said to be housed in the secure California studio of Jonathan Ive, Apple's acclaimed head of product design.

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Google exec Marissa Mayer 'really impressed' with Apple's AirPort WiFi base stations

01/03/2012, 10:01 pm

Marissa Mayer, Google's Vice President of Location and Local Services, offered a glowing endorsement of Apple's AirPort wireless router products on her Google+ social network page, where she also notes that she uses multiple Apple TV in addition to Google's own set top boxes.

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Rumor: Apple, Google may bid on English Premier League TV rights

01/03/2012, 08:01 pm

A new report claims both Apple and Google are looking into placing bids for the TV rights to the next season of the English Premier League in order to bolster their respective Apple TV and Google TV platforms.

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Jailbreakers hack iOS on Apple TV to run full-screen iPad apps

01/01/2012, 09:01 am

Hackers have developed a workaround that enables full-screen versions of iOS apps for the iPad to run on a jailbroken Apple TV device.

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Nintendo reportedly planning 'full-blown' app store for next-gen Wii U console

12/29/2011, 10:12 pm

Nintendo is quietly working on an application store for its Wii U console that would compete directly with Apple's Apple TV set-top box and iPad tablet when it arrives next year, according to a new report.

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Apple television said to run on custom-built chips like iPhone, iPad

12/28/2011, 08:12 am

Rather than utilize off-the-shelf chips from a company such as Intel, Apple is expected to use its own custom-built chips like in the iPhone and iPad for its anticipated television set.

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Apple wants to offer television subscribers customized channel lineups

12/28/2011, 08:12 am

Apple's anticipated full-fledged television set could offer Internet-based content subscriptions with customized channel lineups, if the company has its way.

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Suppliers rumored to prepare for 32", 37" Apple televisions in early 2012

12/27/2011, 05:12 am

Apple's supply chain will begin preparing materials for an Apple-branded television set in the first quarter of next year in advance of a second or third quarter launch, a new report out of the Far East claims.

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Apple execs have discussed the 'future of TV' with major media companies

12/18/2011, 09:12 pm

Apple is said to be pushing forward with its plans to launch a full-fledged television set, holding meetings with media executives and sharing their vision for the future of the living room, including the possibility of storing recorded TV content in iCloud.

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Apple releases Apple TV 4.4.4, tweaks iOS 5.0.1 for iPhone 4S

12/15/2011, 02:12 pm

Apple on Thursday released a new software update for its Apple TV set-top box, and also issued a tweaked version of iOS 5.0.1 for iPhone 4S users.

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Apple TV to take 32% of "Connected TV Player" market this year

12/12/2011, 02:12 pm

While consistently branded as being a "hobby" for Apple, sales of its $99 Apple TV set top box had made it the most popular device in the category, predicted to sell nearly 4 million of the the nearly 12 million TV boxes in the market.

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Buying & streaming TV shows comes to Apple TV in Canada, UK & Australia

12/08/2011, 11:12 am

Apple TV users in Australia, Canada and the U.K. can now purchase and stream episodes of television shows directly to Apple's set-top box without the need for a computer.

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Google exec expects 'majority' of TVs to run Google TV in 2012

12/08/2011, 12:12 am

Even as rumors of an Apple television set continue to swirl, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt has claimed that company's Google TV platform will be embedded on the "majority" of televisions in stores by next summer.

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iMac with TV functionality seen as stepping stone to Apple television

12/07/2011, 01:12 pm

Apple's first step toward building a full-fledged television set could be an all-in-one iMac with built in TV functionality, one analyst believes.

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Apple television rumored to come in 3 sizes, including 32" and 55"

12/05/2011, 03:12 pm

Apple's full-fledged television set will arrive at the end of 2012 in three screen sizes, maxing out at 55 inches, a new rumor claims.

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