YouTube on The Tube
Apple TV is bringing the Internet’s most popular, originally created content to a living room near you by wirelessly streaming videos directly from YouTube.
“This is the first time users can easily browse, find and watch YouTube videos right from their living-room couch,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. “YouTube is a worldwide sensation, and Apple TV is bringing it directly from the Internet onto the widescreen TV in your living room.”
Since it launched last month, thousands of the most current YouTube videos are already available. The company is also adding thousands of new files each week until its full catalog is available this fall.
YouTube members can also login to their accounts on Apple TV to view and save their favorite videos.
Apple also announced that it is blocking access to MySpace in all Apple store locations due to overwhelming customer use. High access levels of the social-networking site were reportedly preventing other shoppers from accessing store products for test purposes.
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