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  • Amazon Fire TV review: A great device, but not fully ready April 6, 2014

    New York: Amazon's new Fire TV streaming device shows a lot of potential in bringing together the best features from competing devices and adding voice search on top of that. But for now, it's largely promise: Many of the best features work with only a handful of video services, which makes...
  • Fire TV: Amazon launches Android-powered video streaming device at $99 April 2, 2014

    New York: Amazon.com Inc unveiled a video streaming device dubbed Fire TV that can pipe video directly to television and offers a more prominent showcase for the e-commerce giant's slate of original programming. It is priced at $99. The company says the Amazon Fire TV device has better speed, performance and...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook promises new products, takes potshots at Google's Android March 1, 2014

    Cupertino: Apple Inc sold more than $1 billion of Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, Chief Executive Tim Cook said at the company's annual meeting. Apple's ability to again transform the fast-moving technology arena is the central question in investors' and...
  • A new, faster Apple TV could be announced in April: Report February 13, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple Inc is in talks with Time Warner Cable and other content partners for a faster TV settop box with a new userinterface that could be revealed as soon as April, Bloomberg cited sources familiar with the matter as saying. The iPhone maker, whose $99 Apple TV box competes...
  • WebOS vs Firefox OS vs Roku: New software battle coming to smart TVs January 9, 2014

    New York: More choice and confusion is coming to the next generation of TVs. At least three new software systems were announced Monday for Internetconnected television sets, which let viewers watch Internet video and interact with friends online on the big screen. The new smart TV operating systems...
  • Amazon to sell settop box to challenge Apple TV: Report April 25, 2013

    San Francisco: Amazon.com Inc will release a settop TV box later this year that will stream video over the Internet, challenging Apple Inc's Apple TV device and a similar gadget sold by startup Roku, BloombergBusinessweek reported on Wednesday. The box will plug into TVs and give viewers access to Amazon's digital...
  • Apple TV coming to India next week, to be priced at Rs 7,900 March 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Apple TV is going to make its way to India very soon. Our sources have revealed that the device is set to hit Indian stores sometime next week. The device will be available for Rs 7,900 through official channels, but Tech2.com's sources in the grey market have told us...
  • Seven events not to miss in 2013 January 5, 2013

    1. Apple TV Launch Steve Jobs had the genius to turn a product launcheven an upgradeinto an occasion that sent Apple fans into fits of ecstasy. If there's one product that they have been looking forward to more than any other, it's Apple TV. No one knows if or how it...
  • Amkette launches EvoTV at Rs 9,995 June 13, 2012

    New Delhi: IT peripherals maker Amkette launched a new device 'EvoTV' priced at Rs 9,995, which will allow users to surf Internet on their television sets in the same way they do on their computers. The company is betting big on the device and expects as...
  • Apple lets movies into iCloud, upgrades Apple TV March 8, 2012

    San Francisco: Apple is going to start letting users store movies on its iCloud remote storage service, allowing them to access their movies from PCs, iPhones and other Apple devices through the Internet. The company is also upgrading its Apple TV set-top box so that it can play movies in "1080p"...
  • Apple's next iPad may be a 4G game changer March 8, 2012

    San Francisco: Apple Inc is betting a 4G-equipped iPad, which will tempt more US consumers to pay extra to watch high-quality video on the go, and in turn, give Verizon Wireless and AT&T Inc a revenue boost. Until now, Apple's fan legion has been reluctant to shell out extra money even...
  • Apple's succession call rejected by shareholders February 24, 2011

    Cupertino: Apple Inc shareholders rejected demands that the company disclose a succession plan for ailing chief Steve Jobs, and the company kept mum on how many had backed that proposal. The reluctance to reveal details of the vote on a proposal by the Central Laborers' Pension Fund raised speculation that a...
  • New Apple TV to cross million sales mark January 3, 2011

    Berlin: Apple's set-top box TV system Apple TV has long since passed the phase where it's the domain of hobbyists, according to Apple head Steve Jobs. That's because the second generation of the Apple TV system is set to surpass the million sales mark in the next weeks, if it hasn't...
  • Apple TV sales expected to rise to 1 mn December 22, 2010

    New York: Apple Inc expects sales of Apple TV to top 1 million units this week, showing that the device is gaining traction in bringing the Web to TV. Apple also said on Tuesday that iTunes users are now renting and buying more than 400,000 TV shows and more than 150,000...
  • Apple launches cheaper iPods, Web-to-TV device September 2, 2010

    San Francisco: Apple Inc unveiled a smaller, cheaper version of its Web-to-TV device on Wednesday, stepping up a battle with Google Inc and Microsoft Corp for control of the digital living room. Apple co-founder Steve Jobs also rolled out a completely overhauled lineup of iPod media players and the latest version...