Televisions are now an "area of interest" says Apple CEO Tim Cook

Apple's leading man hints at a future living rooms being lit up by the warm glow of iTVs

Apple's CEO Tim Cook has stated that living room screens are now "an area of intense interest," hinting that the long-rumoured Apple-made television – the iTV – could be around the corner.

Of course, he could simply be referring to beefing up the existing Apple TV and its current services, but our gadget-tuned guts tell us there's more to this than meets the eye.

Could 2013 be the year of a fruit-emblazoned tellybox? We'll just have to wait and see…

Check out our Apple iTV rumour round-up in the meantime.

[NBC via The Verge]

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