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Apple TV Torn Asunder by iFixit

Apple TV Torn Asunder by iFixit

As is customary, the folks over at iFixit have begun their tear down of a brand new gadget, trying to find out what makes it tick, as well as how to take it apart and put it all back together. While there may not be as many surprises as one would hope inside the little black box, there are some pretty interesting take-aways from the tear down. Like the amount of memory therein, the RAM available, as well as the few random parts from other Apple devices.

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ARM: Apple rumors “complete nonsensical”

ARM: Apple rumors “complete nonsensical”

ARM has dismissed rumors of an acquisition by Apple as "completely nonsensical," and says that while Intel may make more money from their chips, ARM's customers are well ahead in sheer numbers.  Speaking to the NYTimes, ARM CEO Warren East said that "our customers sell about 4 billion chips a year," and that he "laughed about" the takeover rumors "with the folks at Apple."  When it comes to the ARM/Intel battle, though, he's more serious: "We don't look like Intel, we're never going to be a $100 billion outfit."

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iPod touch, nano and shuffle review – Apple’s Best iPod lineup yet!

iPod touch, nano and shuffle review – Apple’s Best iPod lineup yet!

Apple may not have invented the MP3 player, but with its iPod range it certainly defined it. Every year consumers and rivals alike wait for the company's September music event, to see what the must-have functionality and hardware is this season. SlashGear has been playing with the new fourth-generation iPod shuffle, fifth-generation iPod nano and fourth-generation iPod touch since Apple's unveil last week; check out our group review after the cut.

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Apple TV hands-on

Apple TV hands-on

The rumors were true, the Apple TV really has slimmed-down, gotten wise to streaming and turned itself into an affordable and tempting home entertainment device.  We grabbed some hands-on time with the impressively compact media player after the Apple keynote, and while we'll need to get one into our living room to know exactly how well the Apple TV's new rental focus delivers, we've still got some first impressions after the cut.

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Apple TV to Become iTV, Gain Applications

Apple TV to Become iTV, Gain Applications

One product that Apple has seemingly skipped over again, and again, over the last few months is Apple TV. Everyone was wondering, with the launch of the iPad, where Apple TV stood amongst the Apple-branded products, and how it would relate in today's market. Always seen as a niche product, and more of a project rather than a mainstream product, Apple TV seemed to be just there, and nothing more. But, alas, things change, and now Apple TV is changing, too.

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Apple: Antenna Problem is Real, Offers Free Cases

Apple: Antenna Problem is Real, Offers Free Cases

Time to stop the speculation. Over the course of the last 22 days, we've heard from every angle of the Internet that the iPhone 4 is plagued with reception issues. And, throughout those days, we've heard all sorts of reasons: it's the antenna, it's the software, it's the way you're holding it. Maybe it's even your face. Or, it's a combination of all of those things, jumbled into one big issue that no one could figure out why the new iPhone was suffering from. Well, we can finally say that we've got an answer, and it's straight from Steve Jobs himself. The antenna is the best antenna they've ever created, but it does have a flaw -- just like every other smartphone on the planet.

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New Apple TV using cloud streaming rather than local downloads?

New Apple TV using cloud streaming rather than local downloads?

Continued leaks suggest Apple are giving their Apple TV set-top box more attention, with NewTeeVee claiming to have heard from sources that the Cupertino company is planning to put more emphasis on renting and streaming content rather than downloading it.  Their sources say Apple is negotiating a $0.99 TV episode rental model, which would work in a similar fashion to iTunes movie rentals, while content sales would be stored in a user's cloud space and streamed rather than downloaded to the local device.

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iPhone 4 overheating: is your Apple handset toasty?

iPhone 4 overheating: is your Apple handset toasty?

Back in the aftermath of the iPad launch, various users taking their new tablets out into the wild found the Apple slate could be quite cautious about overheating in the sun.  Now we're wondering if the same thing could be happening with the iPhone 4; HardMac found their iPhone 4's thermal protection - which basically locks you out of the phone until it decides it has cooled sufficiently - kicked in when the handset was in an otherwise cool room.

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Apple iOS4 released for iPhone 3GS and 3G

Apple iOS4 released for iPhone 3GS and 3G

We're hearing that Apple iOS4 has been released for the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G and certain iPod touch models.  Available as a free download via iTunes - though you'll need the latest iTunes 9.2 in order to use it - the update brings multitasking support, the ability to organize apps into homescreen folders, a unified email inbox, the iBooks app and Bluetooth wireless keyboard support, among many other things.

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