Apple Focused On Set-Top Box, Not Television For Web TV
Carl Icahn thinks Apple will launch a 4K television set next year, but he's probably wrong. The company is reportedly focused on its set-top box.By Mikah Sargent | May 19, 2015
If you follow the latest Apple news, you’ve likely heard of Carl Icahn. He’s an activist investor — his company acquires a substantial amount of stock in any given company (thereby gaining leverage in said company) and is then able to, let's say, inspire companies to do his bidding. (Video via CNBC)
Like when he inspired Apple to buy back shares, because he felt the company’s valuation was “totally irrational.”
Now Icahn’s got another feeling. He’s convinced Apple’s launching an UltraHD, or 4K, television next year.