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What I’m Watching This Weekend: Northern Star Staff

The weekend is almost here, which means it’s time to take a break and take some time to relax. From action to comedy, find out what some of the Northern Star staff are planning to watch this weekend. Black Widow (Disney+) “Black Widow” is a Marvel Studios movie starring Scarlett Johansson, Florence Pugh and David […]

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How Jim Henson Company reimagines classics like ‘Fraggle Rock’ and ‘Harriet the Spy’ for modern kids

The company behind the Muppets has been busy recreating familiar projects from our childhoods – from ‘Fraggle Rock’ to ‘Harriet the Spy’ – for a new generation of children who take into account the changing times in the world. over the years. “How do you continue to develop the legacy brand?” Halle Stanford, president of […]

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The best TV shows of 2021: From ‘Succession’ and ‘Mare of Easttown’ to ‘Squid Game’ and ‘The White Lotus’

Marvel’s first Disney+ series also finds a spot on our list, as does Mike White’s wild holiday satire The golden age of television continues to unfold unabated, giving us more riches than ever before – the glorious influx of more binge-worthy offerings during the pandemic hasn’t helped – as we try to make sense and […]

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Christmas movies, TV shows with Columbus ties

Ready to get into the Christmas spirit with a weekend of TV shows and movies? Well, it’s no secret that there are plenty of vacation fare choices out there, and it’s easier than ever to find it thanks to the abundance of streaming services. This year, consider going local with your selections by choosing offers […]

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Facebook to develop app for TV set-top boxes, including Apple TV: report

Facebook Inc is building an app for TV set-top boxes, including Apple Inc’s Apple TV, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The world’s largest online social network is also in talks with media companies to license long-form television-quality programming, the Journal reported Tuesday. Facebook declined to comment. An app for […]

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Apple rejected plans for Apple-branded TV “over a year ago”

Apple abandoned plans to introduce a full-fledged TV over a year ago The Wall Street Journal, citing sources with knowledge of Apple’s plans. The company reportedly spent more than a decade researching the possibility of releasing an Ultra High Definition TV before deciding to cancel the project because it couldn’t find any untapped features that […]

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Tim Cook: Apple is “extremely interested” in building a television

Apple CEO Tim Cook just didn’t speak with Businessweek today in a groundbreaking interview, he’ll also be on NBC’s “Rock Center” tonight speaking to Brian Williams … Apple will enter the HDTV market sooner rather than later. Here’s a quote from the Rock Center preview on the NBC website: What’s next for Apple? Did Cook […]

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Apple TV is unlikely to offer different programming, analyst says

The The Transform Technology Summits begin October 13 with Low-Code / No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! According to Barclays media analyst Anthony DiClement, the legendary Apple TV that has been rumored for years is likely to be high-end hardware, but not much more. In a recent memo, DiClement said that an Apple-branded TV […]

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Apple TV speculation: Size range, device integration, premium price

Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster has long been one of the strongest advocates of an Apple-branded TV, and with growing claims of such a product pointing to a launch as early as the second half of next year , it seems that his lingering faith in the idea may unfold. Bearing in mind that Munster […]

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Prototypes of Apple televisions would be “in preparation”

One of the major revelations from the new authorized Steve Jobs biography was Jobs’ revelation that he “finally solved” the problems standing in the way of an Apple TV. Rumors of an Apple-branded TV have been circulating for years, but have gained momentum after the iPad’s release as observers turn to Apple’s “next big thing”. […]

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Steve Jobs on an Apple TV: “I finally fell for it”

Rumors of an Apple TV have been circulating for years, but the company has repeatedly expressed doubts about the feasibility of entering the market. Steve Jobs himself noted that the current environment of “balkanized” cable operators controlling everything through their own set-top boxes makes it difficult to think of a go-to-market strategy for Apple. But […]