Steve Jobs explains in this video some of the hurdles with an Apple Television. The video was filmed in July of 2010 at a D8 conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Steve states that there not much innovation in TV industry because there is not a viable go to market strategy. “The television industry fundamentally
As reported by Gigaom, CBS CEO Les Moonves revealed during a earnings call today that CBS turned down an Apple TV service that would rely on advertising revenue. When asked about CBS’s appetite for striking deals with new streaming providers that might not have the money to pay cash upfront to license its content, Moonves
Here are the best apps we can find to use with your Apple TV and iOS devices. Most of these apps require a iPad 2 or iPhone 4S to use with AirPlay Mirroring. We will add new apps to this list as they become available. Let us know of any we missed in the comments.
Today apple released iOS 5.0.1 to developers to resolve battery issues, enable multitasking gesture for the original iPad and fix some other iOS bugs. Shortly after the release of iOS 5.0.1 a music section now appears on Apple TV for the new iTunes Match program. However, for the service to work iTunes 10.5.1 beta 2
Rumors of an iTV (Apple television) have heated up recently. An artist named Guilherme M. Schasiepen has posted some concept images of what a future Apple television might look like. The images include Siri control, iCloud, FaceTime, 3D with no glasses, iOS apps and a multitouch screen. Siri, iCloud and apps seems fairly realistic but
This is a hilarious video of Alec Baldwin on a 30 Rock episode where he has a idea similar to what Apple is rumored to be working on. Rumors have been circulating since the release of the iPhone 4S and Steve Jobs biography that Apple is planning on using Siri to simplify the interface for
Google has released a major update to their Google TV platform. The update includes a new interface, improved content discovery, YouTube integration, and Android app store. We are opening up the TV to the creativity of content creators large and small through Android Market. Android developers can now bring existing mobile apps or entirely new
Apple’s second generation Apple TV looks as though it is in the early stages of becoming a game console. Although, currently games are not available to download directly on the device, you can play your iOS games on your HDTV via AirPLay. These games will require you to have an iPad 2 or iPhone 4S