Apple to Add Additional iPhone and AppleTV features for Free

Apple Insider has the report, but the information comes from the conference call yesterday concerning Apple’s second quarter financial results. Basically, Apple is going to be adding additional features to both the AppleTV and the iPhone over time…and these features will be free. Including some entirely new applications for the iPhone. What kind of additional Read more…

30 Days of AppleTV – Day 28

So, that Harmony Remote issue…you guys were ON that. Thanks to everyone for their comments, and Mark especially for his Living with Mac screencast that really spelled everything out. I just followed it, and had the thing set up in a snap. Check it out here. In tomorrow’s post we’re going to go over the Read more…

30 Days of AppleTV – Day 27

I don’t have a very complicated home set up anymore. It’s just the AppleTV, a DVD player, a VCR, an Xbox360 and a Wii. Now, I say that’s not complicated, because I can operate almost all of it with one remote. My Logitech Harmony 520. I love my Harmony remote, and have really gotten used Read more…

New HandBrake released with AppleTV Support!

Griffith over at Forever Geek pointed me towards the latest release of Handbrake which is now not only multi-platform, but also features AppleTV Support! I will be trying the software out tonight for a 30 Days of AppleTV post, and I’ll let you know what kind of luck I have with conversion times, but for Read more…

30 Days of AppleTV – Day 26

Here’s an interesting tip I discovered yesterday. Google Video has a feature where you can download iPod versions of the files posted on the site. For example, If you were to check out Pirates of Silicon Valley on Google Video, you could download the iPod version of the file… and guess what else? It plays Read more…

30 Days of AppleTV – Day 25 – AppleTV Vs. Xbox 360

So, in the interest of journalism, and as an absolute necessity for covering all angles of a 30 Day AppleTV review, it was necessary for me to purchase an Xbox 360 this weekend. Now, before we even get started, let me say that it is obviously not 100% fair for me to compare these two Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily Episode 34 is Live!

Apple Security Update, Target selling AppleTVs, and Apple Futureshock discussion You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can directly download the episode right here. In addition to that, you should be able to play every episode of the podcast directly in your browser by using the widget below. Just click on Read more…

30 Days of AppleTV – Day 24

I have another minor gripe with the AppleTV (and maybe there is a better way to do this that I don’t know about). There are some shows that I only want the current episode of on the AppleTV. There are other shows that I am watching by the season that I would like to have Read more…

Target to Carry AppleTV

Target is already selling AppleTV through it’s online store, but the wifi enabled media hub is going to be making it’s way to their brick and mortar stores as well according to Apple Insider. We should start seeing the products in Target stores by the end of the month, with some stores even going so Read more…

YouTube Find: AppleTV Plugin Loader

Thanks to TUAW I got to check out this video from the guys over at AwkwardTV (who seem to be the masterminds behind almost all of the cool AppleTV Hacks). This video shows us a working version of their latest AppleTV Plugin – this one actually lets you find all of the AppleTV plugins on Read more…