Apple TV and Roku Have Broken the 30 Million Mark: Is Cable Doomed? (The Motley Fool)

Earlier this month, set-top box maker Roku announced that it had sold its 10 millionth streaming player — an impressive figure to be sure, but one that had long been surpassed by rival Apple, whose own streaming box, the Apple TV, broke through the… [Read more on The Motley Fool]

Now TV now brings Sky movies and TV to Apple TV (C|Net)

Boardwalk Empire” and “American Hustle” are among the Sky highlights available on your telly without a dish.

Now TV’s TV is now on Apple TV. You can watch Sky television and movie channels on your Apple TV from today with the debut of Now TV Entertainment Month Pass and Sky Movies Month Pass for Apple’s media streaming box.

Now TV is Sky’s online streaming service bringing Sky channels and shows to those of us who don’t… [Read more on C|Net]

Why Apple will never make an iTV (TechRadar)

Don’t hold your breath for an Apple iTV

Apple isn’t making a Smart TV – it’s too smart for that

Apple is making a TV! Apple is not making a TV. It is and it’s called iTV! It’s not and it wouldn’t be called that anyway, it is a silly name.

So goes the schizophrenic debate about whether or not Apple will ever build a television.

People have… [Read more on TechRadar]

Apple TV trots out Showtime Anytime app (C|Net)

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HBO Go isn’t alone anymore. Premium-cable rival Showtime gets its video-on-demand app into the “walled garden” of Apple’s TV-streaming box.

Showtime, the premium cable network known for “Dexter” and “Homeland,” has made it past Apple’s gates, with its on-demand videos of full… [Read more on C|Net]

Apple Might Want To Take Notice Of This Massive Opportunity (The Motley Fool)

Apple‘s expected iPhone 6 launch will most certainly be the biggest device launch of 2014, as the company releases the fourth major refresh to its iPhone family. While the iPhone’s hardware, software, and size are all likely to change, consumers… [Read more on The Motley Fool]

Google TV will disrupt Apple and Roku (Advanced Television)

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The arrival of Google’s Android TV platform could well disrupt the landscape for streaming media players now dominated by Roku and Apple TV, potentially disturbing a rapidly expanding market that… [Read more on Advanced Television]