The original AppleTV was released in January of 2007. This means the iconic set-top box turned 10 this month. Since the inception, there have been 4 generations of the device. The latest was released during October of 2015. Now, as a decade of AppleTVs have passed, everyone is expecting a 10 year anniversary model.
The rumor mills have been relatively quiet on the AppleTV front, but recent news indicates Apple has hired the former chief of the Amazon Fire TV unit. Reportedly, the company will be revamping the device in the coming months. Rumors have persisted that the AppleTV is on the chopping block, but this move seems to indicate otherwise. What’s next for Apple’s set-top box.