“Scarcely a year later, however, he sounded far more confident. Before he died on October 5, 2011, he told his biographer, Walter Isaacson, that Apple wanted to create an ‘integrated television set that is completely easy to use,’” Hof writes. “It would sync with other devices and Apple’s iCloud online storage service and provide ‘the simplest user interface you could imagine.’ He added, tantalizingly, ‘I finally cracked it.’”
Hof writes, “Apple would not comment. But it’s clear from two dozen interviews with people close to Apple suppliers and partners, and with people Apple has spoken to in the TV industry, that television—the medium and the device—is indeed its next target. The biggest question is not whether Apple will take on TV, but when.”
Much more in the full article – recommended – here.
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