Tag Archives: Apple TV

Survey suggests very few people are using AirPlay

Since its introduction, AirPlay has remained a nice convenient feature of iOS. Having the ability to “beam” content from your iPad or iPhone to an Apple TV or compatible audio product is certainly not a necessity, but it is very cool. To see how many people actually made use of Apple’s proprietary DLNA technology, NPD Group surveyed a group of around…

Crazy Rumor Alert: Apple iTV with finger-worn “iRing” controller coming this year, cost between $1,500-$2,500

Yet another analyst has thrown his tuppence worth in the iTV rumor hat, along with a whole herd of unicorns. Needless to say, before you go on reading this, please have your giant-sized pinch of salt at the ready. Brian White of Topeka has supposedly been in China chatting with his sources near the Apple supply chain, delving deep in to the secrets told…

DigiTimes: Apple Ultra HD TV preparing for early 2014 launch

If DigiTimes is to be believed, an Apple Ultra HD TV could well be on its way during the first quarter of 2014. According to its supply chain sources, manufacturers for components and assembly are being prepared to start work on it towards the end of this year. The ‘iTV’ will purportedly feature a 4K (3840 x 2160) panel along with Siri and motion…

Apple TVs for visitors to a certain hotel near Apple’s campus

If you plan to spend  a night near Apple’s Cupertino HQ, then your hotel decision just got a whole lot easier. Starwood Hotels’ Aloft Hotel has just introduced Apple TVs in all of its rooms with access to thousands of hours’ worth of content. The hotel allows its users to watch ”TV shows from iTunes, connect to Netflix for films, Hulu for television…

Ex-Apple chief John Sculley’s money is on Jony Ive to come up with the next breakthrough innovation in tech

Although he’s not the most loved, he’s certainly been one of the most influential people in Apple’s history. Originally convinced to leave Pepsi to join Apple as CEO by Steve Jobs, John Sculley famously then fired the founder and creative spark behind our favorite fruit company. That resulted in Steve Jobs creating NeXT computers and later on, getting…

New iTV concept shows blend between iMac and iPhone hardware

With all of the recent talk about Apple’s (unofficial) iWatch and concepts popping up for the device, we have almost forgotten about the other often rumored upcoming Apple device, the iTV. Well, thanks to Martin Hajek, we can now see what the future iTV may look like. Although this is just a concept, this TV looks absolutely beautiful. Not only does…

Tweaked Apple TV 3 shows smaller A5 chip, not A5X

  It’s been rumored for a little while now that Cupertino would be releasing a tweaked version of its Apple TV set-top box. Not enough of an upgrade to warrant its own Keynote speech or press release, more just a little tuning up of the engine. Having seen images of the new set’s insides, it’s clear why it arrived with such little hype and…

iWatch, 4K Apple TV and Eurovision – Quiz Cam #10

Cam answers more of your questions for the last time in the current series. This week he discusses a variety of subjects: Microsoft, Apple TV, iWatch and even the Eurovision song contest. Leave your comments and suggestions for app comparisons in the comments below, or tweet @TiP_Cam with the hashtag #AppBattles. Cam…