Boxee's Avner Ronen announced today that they have signed a partnership with an unnamed consumer electronics company to manufacture a dedicated Boxee set-top box. They will be showing a prototype and giving more details at a special unveiling event in Brooklyn, NY on Dec. 7th.
Apple TV 3.0 update ushered in iTunes Extras and LPs on our favorite little television accessory, but users were told that currently owned iTunes Extras and LPs wouldn't work with the ATV just yet. However, ATV owners can now re-download their Extras/LPs in the new compatible format.
The Apple TV makes its way back into the Apple news cycle with an OS update. The Apple TV also gets to ride the coat tails of the report that Apple is shopping a $30 a month TV subscription service to television networks.
Finally, Adobe gets all passive aggressive on Apple with its latest jab at the iPhone's lack of Flash.
We discuss last week's iPod event and what Apple released and what they didn't. We still pine for an updated Apple TV, and MMS for the iPhone begins a slow rollout. Let's just say we're not surprised to be excluded from the lucky few to be picked to have MMS early.