Articles Tagged with apple tv

Roku Streaming Stick Hits Market, Death Knell For Google Chromecast?

Roku Streaming Stick

The Roku Streaming Stick hit the market today, and the new device could spell trouble for Google’s streaming device, the Chromecast. Both devices are small, about the size of a pack of gum, and plug directly into a television set’s HDMI port. Both offer significant advantages for customers who want a low-cost means to turn… Read more »

Comcast To Buy Time Warner Cable In $45.2 Billion Deal, Report Says

Comcast buying Time Warner Cable

Comcast, the nation’s largest provider of cable TV service and with over $62.5 billion in 2012 revenue, the world’s largest media company, will scoop up America’s second-largest cable service in a massive buyout set to be announced Thursday morning. Comcast has agreed to pay about $159 per share to acquire Time Warner Cable, CNBC’s David… Read more »

Apple TV Being Tested In Secret, Will Eventually Debut

Apple TV Rumors

When it comes to the Apple TV, the tech giant is taking its time and trying different concepts in a secret location. According to a source at manufacturer Foxconn, Apple is currently testing HDTV models that range in size from 46 inches to 55 inches. While testing might be underway, FocusTaiwan claims that a 2013… Read more »

Apple TV Designs Being Tested With Focus On Large Displays

Apple TV

Apple TV is in the early stages of testing with various TV sets which are believed to be undergoing rigorous consideration according to several reports. The tech giant is believed to be testing large-screen, high-resolution TVs with the help of Foxconn shareholders Sharp and Hon Hai. Before his death, Apple CEO Steve Jobs promised TV… Read more »

iPhone 5S Rumored To Begin Production In Early 2013

iPhone 5 Rumors

The iPhone 5S could enter production as early as 2013, according to Digitimes. The website claims that Apple is currently making preparations to unleash a new version of the iPhone 5 into the world sometime next year. “Facing low yield rates in the production of iPhone 5, Apple has accelerated the certification processes for related… Read more »

Hulu Plus Joins Apple TV Platform

Apple TV and Hulu Plus Partner

Apple TV scored a nice victory on Tuesday as TV and movie streaming service Hulu Plus rolled out to the network. The move gives Apple TV users access to ad-supported TV episodes and a growing collection of movies for only $7.99 per month. Apple TV customers can sign up for a free one-week Hulu Plus… Read more »

Apple Executives Courting EPIX, Hope To Bring More Movies To Apple TV

Epix Movies and Apple TV

Apple Inc. in early 2012 began holding meetings with EPIX, a conglomerate of three major movie studios that provides highly rated films to customers, according to reports executives hope to bring the movies from Lions Gate Entertainment Corp, MGM and Viacom’s Paramount Pictures to Apple TV. The Apple TV set-top box sells for $99 but… Read more »