1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Apple TV + HDPC-20 = Dream Come True

Discussion in 'DIRECTV General Discussion' started by TimeShifter, Apr 1, 2008.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. TimeShifter

    TimeShifter AllStar

    Dec 27, 2005
    Apple TV DVR interface revealed in patent filings


    Ok, I'll admit up front I'm an Apple fan, and love my Apple TV, for a lot of the same reasons I loved my TiVo.

    Not that every patent filing becomes an actual product. But, ever since I bought my Apple TV back when they initially came out, DVR capability seemed like a logical path for the product.

    Then, today I started thinking about what an interesting combination Apple TV and the HDPC-20 could be. With Apple TV being a more of a closed/secure system (yes, I'm very aware that Apple TV can be hacked) compared to a PC, it seems like there would be fewer DRM worries for Directv.

    Yes, I realize Apple TV would need some improvement in supported resolutions, and storage. But, for me, this combination would be a dream come true. Awesome UI/usability (in my opinion) combined with Directv content.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page