This content is rated TV-MA, and is for viewers 18 years or older. Are you of age?
Sorry, you are not old enough to view this content.

Loaded: Apple TV on the way?

About Video Transcript

Loaded: Apple TV on the way?

2:25 /

Valentino brings 3D fashion to the Web, tweet seats cater to those with smartphone withdrawal, and an Apple TV is rumored to come in three sizes.

It's Tuesday December 6, 2011. I'm Kara Tsuboi at cnet.com and it's time to get loaded. Apple TV rumors are surfacing again. This is time Australian tech site Smart House says a major company in Japan leaked information that Apple is gearing up to launch three TV sizes ranging from 32 to 55 inches. It's also rumored that the displays will ship at the same time as Apple's A6 processor which is what the iPad 3 is expected to run. Similar to Siri the software will supposedly let users call a program using their voice. This week fashion and tech worlds collide. Famous fashion designer Valentino has digitized 300 dresses original sketches and archival footage. Users can download an application to their Mac's or PC's but most of the data is stored on the Cloud. Couldn't say while the collection is comprehensive some of the tech like the zoom feature is outdated. And that is not fashionable. The Sony Ericsson line will soon be known just as Sony. The company is planning to drop the Ericsson from it's smart phone and future tablet's line. Sony still plans to release it's Nozomi smart phone at Mobile World Congress next year but that will likely be the last Sony phone with Ericsson branding. The change should be official by the middle of next year. If you haven't heard of the H1 Siri hack, it's an unofficial way to install the voice command software on the last gen iPhone4. It came out yesterday but users had reported issues with rebooting, malfunctions with the camera and possible bricking. The Siri hack also sends users data to the software's creators not something most people are comfortable with. So unless you need to talk to your iPhone4 we recommend waiting for a bug fix. Finally some major US theaters are now encouraging people to use their phones mid performance. Places like Cincinnati Symphony and the St. Louis Shakespeare Festival are setting aside tweet seats for people who need to connect to their social networks. Proponents say it helps people stand gauge with what their watching by swapping information about the show. Let's just hope that tweet seats are the cheap seats. Those are your headline for today, I'm Kara Tsuboi for cnet.com.

New releases

Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 tablets powers...
2:43 October 30, 2014
The 8.9-inch tablet adds item-identifying Firefly function and audio enhancing Dolby Atmos technology.
Play video
App that translates sign language...
1:37 October 30, 2014
Many millions of people worldwide live with a disabling hearing loss. Now a team of deaf entrepreneurs is...
Play video
World of Warcraft hits its tenth...
5:19 October 29, 2014
CNET speaks to World of Warcraft Lead Game Designer, Ion Hazzikostas, about the history of WoW and making...
Play video
The 13-inch Lenovo Yoga Tablet...
1:56 October 29, 2014
Lenovo's new 13-inch Yoga Tablet 2 couples it's unique hinged design with Windows and a high-resolution d...
Play video
Sony's Action Cam Mini has big...
1:47 October 29, 2014
The HDR-AZ1 delivers great video in a lightweight splashproof body that you can mount places other cameras...
Play video
Tomorrow Daily 077: The Antares...
25:50 October 29, 2014
On today's show, we talk about the Antares rocket incident, how scientists might use hydrogel to create artificial...
Play video
Motorola's Droid Turbo brings 48...
3:37 October 29, 2014
Google wants to get into your bloodstream, Amazon announces their Fire TV stick and the two day smartphone...
Play video
Use a tablet as a photography...
2:08 October 29, 2014
Your iPad or Android tablet can be used as an instant photographic light. CNET's Lexy Savvides shows you how...
Play video