Tim Cook

Apple CEO hints at ‘bigger TV plans’

Apple’s introduction of the latest version of Apple TV and its tvOS software last October mark “the foundation” for bigger plans in this space, according to CEO Tim Cook. Speaking on Apple’s fiscal third quarter earnings call, Cook (pictured) made reference to a TV-related release “this fall” and said the company is “building the foundation […]

Discovery “would love” to be on Apple platform

Discovery Communications is increasingly open to all forms of distribution including direct-to-consumer and would be keen to join Apple’s OTT TV service, according to its international president, Delivering a ‘fireside chat’ keynote at the IBC conference in Amsterdam, JB Perrette, president, Discovery Networks International (pictured), said that Discovery would “love to be” an app on […]

Apple boss says ‘awful’ TV is ‘stuck in the 70s’

Apple CEO Tim Cook has said the technology giant remains interested in TV, but that the medium is stuck in the past. Speaking on US PBS series The Charlie Rose Show, Cook said: “Think about how much your life has changed, and all the things around you that has changed. “And yet TV, when you […]