Apple TV News

ICYMI: This week on iSource [3/28/2014]

It’s almost April in the year 2014 and you can finally edit Microsoft Word docs on your iPad. That and Twitter’s curious desire to be more like Facebook in this week’s ICYMI.

Apple and Comcast working on Apple TV deal

The nation’s biggest cable provider and the maker of Apple TV are in talks to create a service that would run on the set-top box with streaming independent of Comcast’s regular broadband internet services.

Jobs’ vision never included an Apple-made TV

The iTV — as far as we know, Apple has no plans to release such a device in the near future. According to newly released quotes from Steve Jobs, they never did

FYI: Apple TV also got an update today

While the release of iOS 7.1 has taken the majority of the attention this afternoon, an update for Apple TV has also arrived. The update takes Apple TV to version 6.1 and brings the ability to more easily arrange what channels are displayed on the main menu.

WWE Network drops an elbow on Apple TV

Ladies and gentleman, let’s get ready to rumble. Today marks the launch of a tag-team partnership between Apple TV and the WWE Network. Together they bring the promise of 24/7 access to your favorite wrestling shows, superstars, and other content.

New Apple TV will be a major upgrade, but perhaps not as ambitiou...

Multiple reports are confirming Apple’s plans to launch a revamped Apple TV product later this year. While we can expect changes to the set-top hardware, the major focus will be on providing a new content experience aided by the likes of Time Warner, Comcast, and DirecTV.

Next-gen Apple TV referenced in iOS 7 software builds

Has a reference to Apple’s next-gen edition of their Apple TV been hiding right under our noses? Uncovered in iOS 7 software builds that date back to the operating system’s initial September launch are calls to an Apple TV device with an unfamiliar revision number.

The Beatles’ American debut remembered with 50th anniversary Ap...

As Beatlemaniacs celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four’s American debut, Apple has launched a new Apple TV channel in honor of the event.

Red Bull TV now streaming for Apple TV owners

Apple TV has quietly gained another content source, adding Red Bull TV as part of a minor over-the-air update to the streaming media platform. The addition brings a variety of content fit for the adrenaline junky, from extreme sports and music to lifestyle and culture.

Apple TV adds ABC, Bloomberg, and more to channel lineup

Apple continues to bolster Apple TV’s channel lineup, adding Crackle, Bloomberg, Watch ABC, and KORTV to an ever expanding selection of content streams. Now, can we get some new hardware?

Apple TV gains PBS and Yahoo

Apple continues to make the rollout of new Apple TV content a priority despite word that hardware updates are not. PBS brings its stable of shows and web content while Yahoo provides direct access to its Yahoo Screen service.