Steve Jobs email reveals plans for Apple TV with apps, browser and magic wand accessory

Steve Jobs email reveals plans for Apple TV with apps, browser and magic wand accessory

Along with internal presentations, the ongoing Apple-Samsung trial also made public internal email threads between top Apple execs. Once of these email threads reveals Steve Jobs’ vision of Apple TV’s future.

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Analyst: Amazon Fire TV a sign that Apple needs to refocus on its Apple TV

Analyst: Amazon Fire TV a sign that Apple needs to refocus on its Apple TV


In a note to investor, Piper Jaffray Analyst Gene Munster said the Amazon TV should be a wake call to Apple that it must look at the Apple TV as a “focus product line” instead of a hobby. Munster is well-known Apple analyst, who repeatedly predicted Apple was working on a full Television set that has yet to debut.

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Apple TV vs. Amazon Fire TV vs. Chromecast vs. Roku: Which one should you buy

Apple TV vs. Amazon Fire TV vs. Chromecast vs. Roku: Which one should you buy

Amazon today launched Fire TV, its streaming TV box that competes with the Apple TV, Chromecast and all the other HDMI TV accessories available in the market. Given all these choices, which one should you buy? Here’s a comparison of how the Amazon’s Fire TV compares to rival devices.

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Amazon launches Fire TV for $99 to compete with Apple TV and Roku

Amazon launches Fire TV for $99 to compete with Apple TV and Roku

Amazon has just unveiled the Fire TV home set top box as several rumors in the past had suggested. The online retail giant was long expected to venture its way into the home entertainment segment given its vast collection of content through services like Prime.

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Roku CEO says the Apple TV is a “money loser”

Roku CEO says the Apple TV is a “money loser”

One of the key competitors of Apple TV in the market is Roku which offers pretty much the same functionality but with a lot more versatility. The CEO and founder of Roku, Anthony Wood has now taken a dig at Apple TV, claiming that it’s merely a companion accessory for the iPad and a “money loser” for Apple.

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Concept pictures ‘Apple TV Air’ as HDMI stick

Concept pictures ‘Apple TV Air’ as HDMI stick

Rumors hint at an upcoming Apple TV refresh sometime this year, with most people assuming Apple will release another set-top box. German magazine Curved looked beyond the set-top box this time and imagined the Apple TV as an HDMI compatible stick.

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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.

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Norwegian carrier Telenor giving away free Apple TV with iPhone 5c

Norwegian carrier Telenor giving away free Apple TV with iPhone 5c

Norwegian carrier Telenor is running a promotion, where customers who buy a 16GB iPhone 5c will get a free Apple TV. The offer, however, appears to be applicable only on the green variant of the device.

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ACC Sports added to Apple TV prior to college basketball’s March Madness tournament

ACC Sports added to Apple TV prior to college basketball’s March Madness tournament

College sports-focused ACC Digital Network (ACCDN) today announced the launch of the “ACC Sports” channel on the Apple TV, bringing with it college sports highlights and exclusive ACCDN feature programming to Apple TV owners in the US.

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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.

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