Apple's update to the Apple TV set-top box features numerous new features, including movie rentals and a revamped user interface. Christopher Breen has downloaded the update and has an in-depth look.
Apple TV's "Take Two" update, which adds support for iTunes Movie Rentals and other new features, is now available.
Apple isn't quite done with the recently-announced upgrade for Apple TV, and now expects to offering it "in another week or two."
Weeks ago I imagined what an updated Apple TV might offer. Now that we know the details, where do my dreams and reality part company?
The Apple TV has been available since March 2007. But it took iTunes movie rentals and the promise of a forthcoming software update to convince Jonathan Seff to buy the device.
Gefen is launching a new line of HDTV peripherals aimed at consumers.
Jason Snell takes a look at Macworld Expo's big announcements and tries to put them all in perspective.
Movie rentals weren't the only digital-media news to come out of last week's Macworld Expo keynote. Apple and 20th Century Fox are collaborating on iTunes Digital Copy, a program where you get an iTunes-compatible version of a movie when your purchase the physical DVD. The program promises to save you the time and hassle of ripping DVDs yourself. Dan Frakes looks into whether it delivers.
Apple's tagline for the just-concluded Macworld Expo was "There's something in the air." But for everything that was "in the air" this past week, there were pre-show rumors that didn't pan out, products that didn't receive enough attention, and announcements ripe for second-guessing.
Christopher Breen ponders Apple's decision to junk the old Apple TV software, admit it was a failure, and start again with new software and a new reason for being: movies.