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Apple TV 4.4 update adds Photo Stream, NHL, and more

Apple updated the Apple TV software on Wednesday with support for Photo Stream, NHL subscriptions, a new Wall Street Journal Live channel, and more.

Roku releases $50 LT model, adds HBO Go channel

Roku has announced not only the addition of HBO Go for HBO subscribers, but a $50 Roku player to play it on.

Remains of the Day: Starz struck

U2's frontman puts in a good word for Steve Jobs, Apple lets a hard drive of confidential information slip through its fingers, and details on what exactly the crazy folks at Starz turned down.

Remains of the Day: Law and order

The alleged iPhone prototype thieves are arraigned in court. Elsewhere, a suggestive icon might shed some light on the iPhone 5, Apple wants children to learn, and one cable network has starz in its eyes.

Remains of the Day: Campus activities

Let's keep it short and sweet: Cupertino's holding a meeting on the environmental impact of Apple's new campus, rumored pieces of the new iPhone are surfacing, and a reputed hacker goes to work at 1 Infinite Loop.

Apple axes TV show rentals for iTunes, Apple TV

Apple on Friday removed TV rentals from the iTunes Store, citing a lack of interest from consumers.

Remains of the Day: Ad infinitum, and beyond

If you thought Apple would just dash off its iPhone 5 commercial at the last moment, then you don’t know Apple, my friend. Meanwhile, the Netherlands weighs in on the Apple vs. Samsung case, iTunes gains share for digital movie downloads, and Windows 8 provides more information than you require.

Remains of the Day: Mr. October

The next iPhone still hasn't officially surfaced, but the latest rumors suggest you'd better get your costumes ready. Elsewhere, the return of the Apple HDTV rumor that will not die, and international iTunes users get a small but welcome improvement.

Apple TV now streams purchased TV shows, Vimeo videos

Owners of the second-generation Apple TV can now stream previously purchased TV shows directly from the iTunes Store, as well as watch videos from the popular video-hosting site Vimeo, thanks to a software update released on Monday.

Roku unveils Roku 2 line of video players

Roku on Wednesday announced its new line of Roku 2 networked players, which now sport the ability to play games using an optional Bluetooth motion remote.

Netflix raises rates for combined streaming and DVD subscriptions

Netflix has hiked some of its prices by 60 percent, while introducing a new DVD-only plan.

Elgato releases HDHomeRun networked TV tuner

On Monday, Elgato introduced the HDHomeRun bundle, SiliconDust's networked, dual-tuner device that lets you watch and record over-the-air (ATSC) or unencrypted digital cable (Clear QAM) signals on of two Macs at the same time using Elgato's EyeTV 3 software.

Apple releases software update 4.2.2 for Apple TV

Apple has released Apple TV Software Update 4.2.2, correcting playback issues and other minor glitches.