Apple Patent suggests Wii-style remote for AppleTV

A patent application has fueled the speculation fires that Apple may create a “wiimote” styled remote for the AppleTV. While patents certainly don’t mean that something is truly going to see the light of day, this one would be most welcome, in my opinion. One of the biggest limitations of the AppleTV is the clunky Read more…

Apple is losing money on iTunes Movies – Will it pay off?

It was reported late last week that Apple is paying $16.00 for every $14.99 movie that it sells in iTunes under its new deal with major studios like 20th Century Fox, The Walt Disney Studios, Warner Bros., and Paramount Pictures…just to name a few. All the major studios are involved…and now its clear why. Apple Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 260 – iPhone and Flickr, AppleTV news, and more!

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Now purchase movies directly from AppleTV

Apple has updated the AppleTV software to now include a feature that shows movies that are available for purchase via a “Buy” button. After a feature is purchased your AppleTV will sync back up with iTunes moving the film into your iTunes library for viewing on your PC, Mac, iPod or iPhone. Now, if only Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 247 – Psystar talk, AppleTV, and More

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Apple releases minor AppleTV upate

The AppleTV updates have been coming along steadily with 2.0.1 released just a few weeks ago. Today, we have 2.0.2 having popped up over night. We have absolutely no details on what exactly is featured in this update, but those that have already downloaded it have discovered a few minor changes. First there is a Read more…

AppleTV 2.0.1 software update released

Apple has released a minor update to the AppleTV. Version 2.0.1 of the AppleTV software is a slight update that primarily adds a “Genres” category to the Movie menu, allowing viewers to browse titles based on their genre preference. It also includes the standard vague “bug fixes and stability” improvements that often come with Apple Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 227 – Lawsuits, AppleTV DVR, 10.5.2 Nightmare and more!

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iTunes Rentals getting off to a slow start – is this a bad sign?

Apple promised us 1,000 rentals in the iTunes store in January, but here we are on March 4th, and the iTunes store has a scant 384 titles available for rent – and only a handful of those are in HD according to Apple Insider. Some want to blame the studios for the hold up here Read more…

‘Michael Clayton’ hits iTunes the same day and date of DVD release

When Steve Jobs announced rentals in the iTunes store, he made it clear that titles would be added 30 days after their DVD release. Well, that doesn’t appear to be so for EVERY title. “Michael Clayton” starring George Clooney was only released a few days ago, and yet – here it is – in iTunes, Read more…