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Apple TV vs. PlayStation TV: Which is worth your $99?

Sony unveiled the PlayStation TV on Monday at E3, which is essentially a rebranded version of the PSVita TV that is currently available in Japan. The set-top box will be available this fall for $99.99, which essentially matches the $99 price of the Apple TV. They are similar in some ways, and different in others. So which one should you buy? We’re…

What to expect from Apple at WWDC next week

  Next week Apple will host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Apple CEO Tim Cook’s keynote speech will start at 10 a.m. Pacific time on June 2 and if you click here, you will be able to watch it live. However, if you want to watch along, you’ll need Safari 4 or later on OS X 10.6 or later;…

Apple’s 2014 product roadmap: iWatch in two sizes, 4.7″ and 5.5″ iPhone 6, iPad and Apple TV updates, more

According to a research note obtained by AppleInsider, KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes it is going to be a big second half of the year for Apple with a particularly busy third quarter. Apple is expected to release a slew of new products in 2014, starting at the end of Q2 and continuing through to the and of Q4 as the above diagram shows. In his 2014…

Roku CEO calls Apple TV a money-loser and an iPad accessory

Roku CEO Anthony Wood isn’t worried about rumors of an updated Apple TV. At Re/code’s Code/Media conference, he described Apple TV as an iPad accessory and claimed that it loses money for Apple. Apple TV is essentially an accessory for the iPad. They lose money, which is unusual for Apple. If you’re losing money, why would you want to sell more? Wood…

Apple in talks with Comcast over Apple TV streaming deal

When it became clear that the Apple TV was no longer just a hobby product for Apple, we all began to get excited about its future. Perhaps finally, it would end the reliance of US consumers on cable providers. But, with so many new channels being added with individual subscriptions required, it seems that it may not be the “cable cutter” many were…