Following a Tweet last month in which he hinted at an updated Apple TV
arriving sometime this month, former _TechCrunch_ writer MG Siegler is now
"pouring a small amount of water" on his own claim, suggesting that major
changes to Apple's television-related hardware are not yet ready to be shown.
> Well, now I feel the need to pour a little — just a little, mind you — cold
water on the rumor fire. While I still haven’t heard anything concrete, the
most recent whispers I have heard is that the Apple TV project has been
delayed a bit.
That doesn’t mean we won’t see an Apple TV update at the event — we could see
an updated unit with a spec bump or something. But the thing to be more
excited about, the device with some sort of newfangled control system, doesn’t
seem like it’s ready just yet.
Siegler notes that he had originally heard about a new Apple TV hardware (not
a television set) targeted for a November launch, but that the information was
not concrete enough to warrant a full article at the time. Given the publicity
his original Tweet garnered, however, ...