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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Apple HDTV’

Apple HDTV Reportedly Pushed Back Yet Again

For over two years now, rumors of Apple’s forthcoming HDTV have swirled around the tech industry. Though much of the speculation about the device may be wishful thinking from consumers still struggling to ditch cable monopolies, there are enough manufacturing reports to believe that Apple did at least test out a few prototypes. In fact, it may be that cable …

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Apple HDTV Development Still Being Rumored

As far back as the spring of 2011 Apple has been rumored to have been working on an all-in-one HDTV. The device has been rumored to be many different things, with rumors making it seem to be the miracle device that would break local cable company monopolies across the U.S. Though rumors of this “iTV” have gone so far as …

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Apple Reportedly Acquires Matcha, Presumably As Part Of Its TV Plans

Apple has reportedly acquired Matcha.tv, former provider of an iOS app, which served as something of a TV guide for cable, online streaming services and online video stores like iTunes and Amazon. Matcha.tv was shut down a few months ago, but now VentureBeat reports (citing people with knowledge of the deal) that Apple acquired it. A message on its site …

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60-Inch Apple TV Rumored Yet Again

Is it finally coming? Finally, really, in real life coming? Those are the questions that have been surrounding the rumored (at this point mythic) Apple HDTV. Yearly predictions about the manufacture and shipping of an Apple ‘iTV‘ have repeatedly been proven false. Last year, cable companies were (plausibly) blamed for the product’s delay after pressing for a large amount of …

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Apple HDTV Not Coming in 2013, Though Apple Radio Might [RUMOR]

Rumors about Apple’s mythic HDTV have been swirling for nearly two years now. The rumors could simply be written off as wishful thinking that Apple might swoop in and change the TV industry for the better (the way it did the music industry with iTunes) if only analyst reports and manufacturing shipping estimates would stop insisting that the iTV is …

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Most TVs To Be Internet-Connected by 2016, Predicts Analyst

The tech research firm Gartner is predicting that almost 85% of all flat-panel TVs made in 2016 will be internet-enabled “smart TVs.” Worldwide production of “smart” flat-panel TVs is also predicted rise to 198 million units in 2016, up 35% from 2012’s 69 million units. While manufacturers will be excited enough about the new technology to increase production, it is …

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Apple HDTV on Hold as Cable Companies Balk

Last month it was reported that Apple was in talks with cable companies over changing the current cable TV model with the upcoming Apple HDTV. Rumor had it that these talks were unlikely to yield results due to the cable companies’ hold over their content, and that an Apple branded HDTV would not be seen this year as a result. …

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