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New Apple patent hints at 3D virtual keyboard that allows for mid-air typing

New Apple patent hints at 3D virtual keyboard that allows for mid-air typing

Following Apple’s acquisition of PrimeSense back in November 2013, a new patent indicates it could be working on a new type of virtual keyboard that would allow users to type in mid-air using a Kinect-like 3D camera system.

New Apple TV expected to be the centerpiece of Apple’s fall product lineup

New Apple TV expected to be the centerpiece of Apple’s fall product lineup

Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster refuses to give up on his Apple TV dream, but it does seem to have changed ever so slightly. Rather than promising us a new television set this year, Munster now expects a revamped set-top box that could be the centerpiece of Apple’s fall 2015 product lineup.

Apple in talks with TV programmers to launch web-based TV service

Apple in talks with TV programmers to launch web-based TV service

Ever since Steve Jobs told his biographer Walter Isaacson that he had finally cracked integrated Television sets, there has been speculations that Apple will launch its own branded television.

Gene Munster: Apple Television is still coming

Gene Munster: Apple Television is still coming

According to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, Apple will be launching its television in 2016. Since 2011, Gene Munster has been predicting that Apple will jumping into the television market in the holiday season of the following year.

Steve Jobs’ biographer claims Beats deal is about Apple’s rumored TV

Steve Jobs’ biographer claims Beats deal is about Apple’s rumored TV
Steve Jobs’ biographer Walter Isaacson claims Apple’s acquisition of Beats Electronics isn’t about streaming music or even headphones — it’s all about video and Apple’s long-rumored television product, which has yet to materialize. Isaacson relayed this information to Dan Lyons, who was writing on behalf of Billboard.

New Apple TV Set-Top Box to Play ‘Key Role’ in 2014, Feature Motion Controls

New Apple TV Set-Top Box to Play ‘Key Role’ in 2014, Feature Motion Controls

In a recently-released research note, well-connected KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi Kuo notes that the Apple TV set-top box is set to receive a refresh later this year, with the updated device playing a “key role” in Apple’s ecosystem. The new device will include a plethora of innovative new features including motion control, which will allow users to interact with the device without the need for a remote control.

Apple in talks with Comcast to add streaming TV in new Apple TV

Apple in talks with Comcast to add streaming TV in new Apple TV

According to The Wall Street Journal Apple is in talks with Comcast, US’ largest cable provider, for a streaming TV service that’ll be available in future versions of the Apple TV.

Steve Jobs told Top Executives that Apple Won’t Make a Television

Steve Jobs told Top Executives that Apple Won’t Make a Television

Ever since Steve Jobs told his biographer Walter Isaacson that he had finally cracked integrated Television sets, the chatter about Apple possibly releasing its own branded television sets has got louder.

Next Gen Apple TV may come with integrated Airport Express and TV-Tuner

Next Gen Apple TV may come with integrated Airport Express and TV-Tuner

Until now, Apple has maintained that Apple TV is a hobby, and has kept it hidden on its website.

However, it looks like that is about to change as 9to5Mac has noticed that Apple has just updated its website, and finally added Apple TV as a product, just like the Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch on its online store.

Rumor: Apple TV with the same A7 chip inside the iPhone 5s and iPad Air to come out in 2014

Rumor: Apple TV with the same A7 chip inside the iPhone 5s and iPad Air to come out in 2014

Just about every device running iOS also runs on Apple’s brand new 64-bit A7 chip. Only two notable exceptions come to mind: The Apple TV and the iPod touch. The latter might cease to exists, but with regards to the former, rumor has it that the Apple TV will be refreshed in 2014 with A7 in tow. The source of the rumor is none other than KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has a pretty solid track record when it comes to this stuff. He says Apple’s goal is to sell a little over 8 million of these faster Apple TVs next year.