Apple TV No IPhone As Talks Bog Down With Media Companies

  Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple TV product launch event at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, on March 7, 2012. Apple Inc. (AAPL) engineers have been working since 2005 to reinvent TV viewing. Designing the gadget may prove easy compared with convincing media and cable companies to loosen their…

Notification in iOS 6 beta hints at iBooks for Apple TV

  An error message displayed in the latest beta of iOS 6 for Apple TV suggests that support for iBooks may be coming to Apple’s set-top box. After downloading an e-book from Apple’s iBookstore, an Apple TV tied to the same iTunes account will present users with a notification discovered by AppleInsider. The prompt tells the…