You're conflating the OS with iTunes. If you own a Mac you don't have to run OS X on it. You can run Windows or any Linux flavor you like. You're not "locked" into anything. This constant whinging from people about how Apple "locks" you into their "ecosystem" has to stop. It's far more open than people give it credit for,… » 4/23/14 7:02am Today 7:02am

There's no longer a point to cutting cable for me. I did, for a few years. Then I found out that Comcast, in my area, charges the exact same amount of money for Internet + TV as they do for just Internet. There was literally no point to keeping the TV portion out, so I changed the plan and now I've got cable TV. » 4/23/14 6:47am Today 6:47am

Reminds me of those cooking programs where they tell you how to make something in 20 minutes... and it does take 20 minutes as long as you 1.) are an experienced chef, or 2.) don't factor in the time it takes to prep all the ingredients. "Now I just add the diced onion..." - well yeah, but someone diced that for you… » 4/22/14 12:36pm Yesterday 12:36pm

When you find a form factor that works, you stick with it. They went from a bulky box that needed to house the components to a slightly less bulky box, to no box at all. Just the screen. What do you think they could possibly do to alter the form factor at this point? » 4/22/14 8:56am Tuesday 8:56am