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Apple’s cooking up an answer to Amazon’s Echo and Google’s Home hub in the form of a new Apple TV

Apple is reportedly working on a new Apple TV with significantly enhanced Siri capabilities to rival Amazon's Echo devices and Google's Home hub. The device doesn't have a release date.
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Peter Thiel revealed as Gawker lawsuit moneyman, Apple thought about buying Time-Warner 2:47

Billionaire Peter Thiel fueled Hulk Hogan's successful Gawker lawsuit, Apple considered making a play for Time-Warner, and a headphone amp that has a healthy glow to it.

Report: Apple considered buying Time Warner late last year

Apple was on the cusp of entering a bid for Time Warner, according to reports. The deal would've given the iPhone maker an impressive array of content including original programming from HBO, CNN, and other pay-TV properties.

DoBox could inexpensively replace most of your Apple peripherals, if it works as advertised

From English startup This is DoBox, DoBox is a small, inexpensive device that's proposing an onslaught on an extensive list of different proprietary Apple devices, from AirPort to Apple TV.
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MovieLaLa wants to show that trailers are the new movies with Trailer TV

Trailer TV is an app for the Apple TV that aims to do for movie trailers what Pandora did for music, learning movie buffs’ tastes based on whether they skip trailers, simply watch them and move on, or “heart” them.
Home’s Apple TV app can turn up your listening experience but doesn’t make browsing better

There are a few reasons why you might want to listen to an audiobook on your TV, and the Apple TV app lets you accomplish that. Just don’t expect Siri to help.
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Apple event highlighted by iPhone SE, new 9.7-inch iPad Pro 2:38

Today’s announcements from Apple didn’t hold many surprises, thanks to an increasingly reliable rumor mill, but we did get pricing and availability details on a couple of new products, along with some insight into how iOS is…
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Apple makes login a breeze for Apple TV owners with new dictation feature

Today at the Let Us Loop You In event in Cupertino, Apple announced a few new features for tvOS on Apple TV, including dictation for easier username/password entry, and folders for organization.
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iOS-style video previews come to the Apple TV App Store

Thanks to a new update to the Apple TV App Store, developers can now add video previews to their App Store listings, giving users a much better overview of how the app looks and functions.
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The iPhone will soon be a more capable replacement for the Apple TV remote

The Apple Remote app for the iPhone lets users control their Apple TV on a basic level, but later this year it will become much more capable, even acting as an additional game controller for two-player games.
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CBS CEO says the company is no longer in talks with Apple about streaming TV

Any potential Internet TV service from Apple could be further off than expected, as CBS CEO Les Moonves said the company hasn't had any recent conversations with Apple about streaming TV.

Vevo’s new apps for Apple TV and Android offer a more customized, personal experience 0:15

Vevo unveiled new apps for Apple TV and Android today. While the Android app brings a similar experience to the iOS app, which was updated last year, the Apple TV app focuses on letting listeners just lean back and enjoy the…