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XBMC 12.1 makes full use of iPhone 5, improves Raspberry Pi player and more

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The XBMC crew hasn't been distracted by its early work on XBMC 13 Gotham -- it's more than willing to share the love with those who are still busy with Frodo's adventures. A just-launched XBMC 12.1 update improves the experience in several ways on Apple platforms, rolling up iOS...
XBMC 12.1 makes full use of iPhone 5, improves Raspberry Pi player and more

PSA: Which iOS 6 features can my device run?

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So you're eagerly awaiting iOS 6 in the fall, but you'd like to know just how many features you'll end up skipping if you cling on to your existing iPad, iPhone or iPod touch for one more generation. Apple has gone to the trouble of alerting would-be upgraders just...
PSA: Which iOS 6 features can my device run?

Used Samsung Galaxies' value stays in line with used iPhones

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The Samsung Galaxy S smartphone series has attracted rabid fans, with older-generation models keeping a residual value that rivals that of older-generation Apple iPhones....
Used Samsung Galaxies' value stays in line with used iPhones

Apple refreshes Apple TV, adds video to iTunes in the cloud

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The Apple TV is getting a modest refresh, and Apple is doubling down on iTunes in the Cloud: That’s the gist of what Apple CEO Tim Cook just announced on stage in San Francisco. Apple gave the devices a UI refresh that leaves more room for additional partner apps, and...
Apple refreshes Apple TV, adds video to iTunes in the cloud

Fly Or Die: Apple TV

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Apple’s third-generation Apple TV didn’t really enjoy the limelight upon arrival. Something flashier stole the show. But it’s still an important product, especially considering that the way we consume media is rapidly changing. Matt and I discuss this, and actually end up arguing a little bit more than I...
Fly Or Die: Apple TV

Apple adds 'Genius' recommendations to Apple TV

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Apple has quietly added its "Genius" suggestion technology to Apple TVs, offering recommendations on other shows viewers might enjoy based on their past rentals or purchases. The option is selected via a new menu item that can be chosen by users. The new feature was added to most connected current-generation...
Apple adds 'Genius' recommendations to Apple TV

iPad mini's A5 chip confirmed to be built on Samsung's 32nm process

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It was confirmed on Thursday that iPad mini is using the same A5 processor found in the fifth-generation iPod touch, meaning the SoC is built on Samsung's 32nm process first introduced in the refreshed iPad 2 and third-generation Apple TV....
iPad mini's A5 chip confirmed to be built on Samsung's 32nm process

Apple Releasing iOS 6 Beta Build 10A5316k and Safari 6 Developer Preview at WWDC?

www.macrumors.com
A post [Google translation] from the staff of Chinese forum WeiPhone.com claims to share a host of official Apple download links for tomorrow's software releases. While the links are not currently active, they include iOS 6 beta build 10A5316k for a variety of devices, as well as a developer preview...
Apple Releasing iOS 6 Beta Build 10A5316k and Safari 6 Developer Preview at WWDC?

ATV Flash (black) 2.0 out for second-gen Apple TVs

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FireCore, a company that specializes in jailbreak and media server software for various models of Apple TV has released version 2.0 of its aTV Flash (black) program, which is specifically aimed at jailbroken second- and third-generation Apple TVs (the small black model that sells for $99). The new update is...
ATV Flash (black) 2.0 out for second-gen Apple TVs
Apple TV's new, smaller A5 processor could be quietly momentous update

Former Apple TV Engineer Claims New Apple TV Interface Discarded 5 Years Ago

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Macgasm notes an interesting tweet by former Apple TV engineer Michael Margolis who claims that the new Apple TV interface designs were "tossed out 5 years ago because [Steve Jobs] didn't like them." Alongside the 3rd Generation iPad, Apple also introduced a new version of the Apple TV that supports...
Former Apple TV Engineer Claims New Apple TV Interface Discarded 5 Years Ago
Consumer Reports also has harsh words for AppleTV

★ Ceding the Crown

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So Phil Schiller gave a second eve-of-Galaxy-S4-launch interview, this one to Reuters reporter Poornima Gupta. The headline (“Apple’s Schiller Blasts Android, Samsung on Galaxy’s Eve”) is spot-on, but here’s the second paragraph: The marketing chief’s rare attack on a rival, on the eve of the Galaxy S4’s global premier in...
★ Ceding the Crown

Apple seeks help to develop 'next generation' Apple TV features

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Apple seeks help to develop 'next generation' Apple TV features

Safari 6 Beta and iOS 6 Beta 10A5316k links surface, original iPad not supported?

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Staff of Chinese forum WeiPhone.com [Google translation] (via MacRumors) shows what appears to be not yet working links to the Software that will showcased at WWDC.  They were able to leak this same software last year correctly, so we’re taking these links seriously. Besides the beta build of 10A5316k, we’re also noting that...
Safari 6 Beta and iOS 6 Beta 10A5316k links surface, original iPad not supported?

Listings for Holiday Games and Apps Appear on Apple TV, Undoubtedly in Error

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As noted by Mac OS Ken, a new "Holiday" content section has appeared buried in the iTunes Store on the Apple TV. Interestingly, the section contains numerous banners advertising apps and games, which are of course not currently compatible with the Apple TV. The new content sections are not functional,...
Listings for Holiday Games and Apps Appear on Apple TV, Undoubtedly in Error
Apple says small number of Apple TVs have WiFi issues, opens replacement program
Google's new Nexus 10 vs. the competition

Apple TV gains iTunes account switching, subtitle support

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The Apple TV has just become slightly less frustrating to use—especially if you use it in a house where there are multiple iTunes accounts. Apple pushed a software update to its set-top box on Monday that brings the ability to easily switch between multiple iTunes accounts, allowing you to purchase...
Apple TV gains iTunes account switching, subtitle support
Apple TV with Wi-Fi problems? You could get a free replacement

Apple TV 5.0.2 software update released for 2nd gen and 1080P models

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Apple has pushed out its latest updates for both second and third generation Apple TVs, reports Macrumors. There are no details yet but the likeliest reason is bug fixes. To update your Apple TV to 5.0.2 (9b830), just turn your device on and initiate the software update in the Settings>Software Update...
Apple TV 5.0.2 software update released for 2nd gen and 1080P models
Apple TV Teardown Reveals Upgraded Wireless, Single-Core A5

'Tis the season for Apple analyst Gene Munster to call for an Apple HDTV next year

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@reckless expect Apple to move 25M+ iTV units in Q2. Random polling of homeless people standing outside an electronics store window agrees.— Gene Munster (@genemunster) November 20, 2012 In recent months several reports from Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, and most recently Jefferies seem to indicate Apple is in talks...
'Tis the season for Apple analyst Gene Munster to call for an Apple HDTV next year
XBMC 11.0 'Eden' officially released with AirPlay support and Addon Rollbacks

Apple releases 5.0.1 update for second and third generation Apple TV’s

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Apple has pushed out its latest updates for both second and third generation Apple TVs. According to 9to5Mac, the updates appear to fix some bugs in a previous version and nothing more. To upadte your Apple TV to 5.0.1 (9B206f), simply turn your device on and initiate the software update...
Apple releases 5.0.1 update for second and third generation Apple TV’s

Genius Recommendations for Movies and TV Shows Appearing on Apple TV

www.macrumors.com
Several Apple TV users have reported a new addition to the menus of their devices, with the new option bringing Genius recommendations for movies and TV shows in their libraries. Curiously, early reports noted that rather than carrying a correct menu title, the movie option carried the name "ATV.Menu.MOVIE.GeniusItem", suggesting...
Genius Recommendations for Movies and TV Shows Appearing on Apple TV

Samsung reveals its China chip plant will cost $7bn, making it its biggest ever overseas investment

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Samsung has confirmed that the memory chip production plant that it is planning to develop in China will cost $7 billion, making it the largest overseas project that the Korean electronics giant has undertaken to date. Economic Times reports that the South Korean firm has revealed that it has secured an initial $2.3...
Samsung reveals its China chip plant will cost $7bn, making it its biggest ever overseas investment

Unboxing the third-generation Apple iPad

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Fresh from the new Grand Central Apple store in NYC, we unwrap the latest iPad. [Read more]...
Unboxing the third-generation Apple iPad

WWDC 2012 Banners: "Where great ideas go on to do great things."

www.macrumors.com
Apple has already started decorating Moscone with banners in preparation for WWDC 2012. The first banners show a collage of app icons and the wording: "WWDC2012: Where great ideas go on to do great things." The annual developer's conference kicks off on Monday with a Keynote Address. Apple is...
WWDC 2012 Banners: "Where great ideas go on to do great things."

Consumer Reports: New iPad Can Reach 116 Degrees While Gaming; Apple Responds

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Tests by Consumer Reports also show that the third-generation Apple iPad can reach 113 degrees when running unplugged....
Consumer Reports: New iPad Can Reach 116 Degrees While Gaming; Apple Responds
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