The following video is part of our nationally syndicated Motley Fool Money radio show, in which host Chris Hill and advisors Ron Gross, James Early, and Seth Jayson discuss the week's business and investing news. In the wake of Microsoft releasing a major upgrade to Xbox Live the guys analyze the company's partnerships with telecom giants like Verizon and Comcast. With all the highlights of this upgrade, it's fair to ask if the much-rumored Apple TV is already here and was it just released by Microsoft?

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