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New Apple TV going on sale on October 26

In an interview at a Wall Street Journal technology conference, Tim Cook included remarks about the new Apple TV. Apple will be accepting orders for the new TV set-top box starting on Monday, October 26. They will begin shipping new devices afterwards at the end of the week. Unveiled at Apple’s fall event on September 9, the new Apple TV provides…

Apple to offer universal Search API for Apple TV Developers

During its ‘Hey Siri’ press event, Apple announced that it will be offering universal search from iTunes, Netflix, Hulu, Showtime, and HBO. However, Apple did not mention if this Siri search functionality will open up to more developers in the future, not until now. During an interview with Buzzfeed, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that there will be a…

Fourth-Generation Apple TV only supports two Bluetooth controllers

The upcoming fourth-generation Apple TV is a major departure over its three-year old predecessor. The new Apple TV has full support for an App Store and multiple controllers, however theres a caveat. According to TouchArcade, the latest generation Apple TV will only support up to two Bluetooth controllers in addition to the included Siri…

Apple TV teardown reveals reason for bigger size

One of the things people noticed when Apple announced the new Apple TV on September 9 was the size of the device. It has the same footprint dimensions as the previous generation but is taller. Why the added height? A teardown by iFixit shows us why. The new Apple TV runs last year’s A8 chip. However, one thing we haven’t learned is how fast the chip…

First unboxing of fourth-generation Apple TV appears

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lefJPSxs8Ls The Apple TV fourth-generation isn’t slated to ship until late October, however YouTuber Andru Edwards has gotten his hands on it and has put up an unboxing video online. The video gives us a little hint into what will come packaged with the newly announced Apple TV. Similar to the Mac Pro, the Apple TV…

Here’s when you can get everything Apple has announced

Wednesday’s Apple event showcased a lot of new hardware that will no doubt push Apple into a very profitable holiday quarter. But when can you get your hands on everything that was mentioned on stage? First up, Apple announced new options for the Apple Watch. Want a gold or rose gold Watch? Now you can get an affordable Sport model with those…

Documentation reveals new Apple TV hardware specs, 2GB RAM

With developers now having had access to tvOS and new Apple TV documentation, information has started to leak online. Part of this is the hardware specs for the new Apple TV, including the existence of 2GB of RAM. As announced, the new Apple TV is running an A8 chip, the same chip found in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. But while the iPhone 6 only…

New Apple TV: Siri, App Store, games, coming ‘late October’

As anticipated, Apple announced their new Apple TV today, showing that the device is more than a hobby. With an updated user interface, Siri, an App Store, upgraded hardware, and a new remote, Apple TV has received a big upgrade. Remote As had been rumored, the new Apple TV has a new remote. A touch surface replaces the previous physical directional and…