“Apple dominates music players, online music, smart phones and tablet computers. Steve Jobs’ dream was to dominate the TV business, too,” Nigam Arora writes for Forbes.

“I keep coming back to the following statement Tim Cook made to his shareholders earlier this year, ‘You can be assured we are working as hard as ever this year to deliver an incredible year and some products that will blow your mind,'” Arora writes. “Apple is a very secretive company. I have found two sources that are a treasure trove of information. One is the litigation that Apple is involved in and the second is the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.”

Arora writes, “Yesterday Apple was granted patent number 8,249,497 for ad skipping technology.”

Read more in the full article here.