"Apple is in talks with some of the biggest U.S. cable operators about letting consumers use an Apple device as a set-top box for live television and other content. The talks represent Apple’s most ambitious crack at infiltrating the living room after years of trying. Apple doesn’t appear to have reached a deal with any cable operators. One obstacle may be the reluctance of operators to let Apple establish a foothold in the television business." http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591713616924328.html?mod=djemalertNEWS What are the odd's they would hook up with D*? Sorry I can't get the whole article.