The Apple Television Will Supposedly Have Motion Control And An iPad-Like Remote

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Topeka Capital analyst Brian White was travelling through Taipei last week, and he has some interesting gossip on the Apple television:Regarding Apple TV, the data points during our trip indicate the Company will use a special type of motion detection technology on future full blown Apple TV that we expect to be unveiled within the next couple of quarters, rather than touch technology. Also, our contacts indicate a unique remote control with a touch panel form factor that looks similar to the iPad would be used to control the device. The bezel is expected to be a plastic composition, rather than the aluminium unibody exterior that surrounds the MacBook Air.

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