The New Apple TV

The New Apple TV
At the third-generation iPad event this morning, Apple also took the wraps off of a refresh to the Apple TV hardware. The ATV formula isn’t shaken up in any major way with the new hardware, but it does have one big feature that viewers have been clamoring for. Read more…

AppleTV Sales Going Strong – 1 Million By Week’s End

The second generation AppleTV, released in the beginning of September during Apple’s fall media is set to hit 1 million sales. The new AppleTV, a much smaller version of the hobby-box it replaced will hit 1 million sales by the end of this week. Apple, excited about the milestone has issued a press release. Apple® Read more…

iOS 4.1 For AppleTV Adds AirPlay, Voice Over

It’s a day of updates! iOS 4.2 for the iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone rolled out today including updates to iWork adding multitasking support and AirPrint. Apple didn’t forget to neglect its hobby device, the AppleTV though. The media streamer was updated to iOS 4.1 enabling AirPlay and Voice Over. AirPlay is one of the Read more…

Apple Teases iTunes Announcement – Music In The Cloud?

Apple Teases iTunes Announcement - Music In The Cloud?
Apple has teased a new announcement tomorrow regarding iTunes. The question on everyone’s mind: what is it about? Visiting Apple’s home page today reveals a teaser, in typical cryptic Cupertino fashion: “Tomorrow is just another day. That you’ll never forget.” Rumors and speculation have fueled the notion that Apple will be moving iTunes to the Read more…

AppleTV V.2 Doing Just Fine, Thanks

AppleTV V.2 Doing Just Fine, Thanks
So how is the new AppleTV selling? Apparently, quite well. MacRumors has the specifics: During today’s earnings conference call, Apple CEO Steve Jobs noted that the company has sold over 250,000 units of the revamped Apple TV that was unveiled at the company’s September 1st media event and began shipping at the very end of September. Read more…

AppleTVs Now Shipping

AppleTVs Now Shipping
Are you one of the chosen few who decided to buy a new AppleTV? Well if so, be on the lookout: Apple has apparently started shipping these puppies and it’ll be just a few days more until you get yours from your handy delivery person. Me, I haven’t ordered one yet. Although I do really Read more…

NBC Vs AppleTV

NBC Vs AppleTV
When Apple decided to make the push to 99-cent rentals on the AppleTV and other iOS devices, I thought that was a pretty good plan. After all, I don’t ever purchase a DVD or download of a TV show unless I really love it, and even then, it’s rare. So for 99 cents, I could Read more…

AppleTV Versus Built-Ins

AppleTV Versus Built-Ins
I was over at my folk’s house the other day, and the subject of the new AppleTV came up. He says to me, “You know, I was at Best Buy the other day, and they have these Samsung TVs with apps built in. Why would I buy an AppleTV?” Admittedly, that’s kind of a tough Read more…

OG AppleTV Gets the Shaft

OG AppleTV Gets the Shaft
When the new AppleTV was announced, I was pretty excited – obviously – but then I started to wonder about what this meant for my original AppleTV that was housed in the living room. The UI looks the same on the new version with just a few changes, so wouldn’t it make sense that there Read more…

Big News of the Day: AppleTV

Big News of the Day: AppleTV
I’m one of the few people out there who own an AppleTV. I bought it originally because I wanted to find a way to get my movies from iTunes onto my TV without purchasing a Mac Mini. Does it work? Sure, but it’s a bit finicky at times. Up until today, I was pretty sure Read more…