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Apple TV updated with special Beatles channel to commemorate 50th anniversary of Ed Sullivan show appearance

Apple’s special relationship with The Beatles continues today, as the company quietly updated Apple TV to include a Beatles channel. Unlike all the other channels, it’s a simple link to a 14 minute video. It was added specifically to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band’s appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show. It’s regarded by many as the first…

iOS 7.1 purportedly set to land in March

Over the past few months, Apple’s been sending out beta versions of iOS 7.1 to developers. So far, it’s seen 5 different builds and there could yet be another one or two if the latest rumor is to be believed. According to a report on 9to5Mac, sources are yet again stating that the public release is scheduled for some time in March. In previous…

Apple building out internet infrastructure to improve performance, possibly ahead of new television product

According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, Apple has been making major investments in its internet infrastructure in order to boost the performance of its existing online services, but which could also help pave the way for a future television product that may rely heavily on these technologies. From WSJ: Bill Norton, chief strategy officer for…

WWE Network coming to Apple TV February 24th

Fans of Apple TV have experienced a drastic increase in content available on the little black box over the past year or so. Fortunately for users of the device, the adding of additional programming for Apple TV isn’t stopping just yet (and hopefully won’t any time soon). World Wrestling Entertainment, more commonly known as WWE, announced via Facebook…

New Apple TV set-top box coming soon complete with App/Game Store?

Reports have surfaced today concerning the future of the Apple TV and, if they are to be believed, a new version of the set-top box is coming soon and will be complete with an App or Game Store – something Apple TV users have desired for some time. Phil Dzikiy of iLounge claims that the Apple TV will be getting “proper game support” in an update…

UK Apple TV owners can now access Sky Sports via Now TV Day Pass

Apple TV owners in the UK can now access Sky Sports channels via a new Now TV Sky Sports Day Pass application. The app gives sports fans instant access to all six Sky Sports channels for a 24-hour period for £9.99. Gidon Katz, Director of Now TV told The Telegraph: It’s been a busy year for Now TV as we continue to widen access to our…

Another analyst predicts Apple television set coming soon

Earlier today, there was a story about Gene Munster once again predicting that we will see an Apple television set (iTV?) sometime in 2014. Since this has all been heard before from Mr. Munster, it was easy to dismiss this as his wishful thinking. He even poked fun at his previously incorrect predictions about the Apple TV set. However, another analyst,…