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Macworld Conference & Expo is one month away and already there s a gathering buzz about Apple s digital media ambitions. Alongside oft-reported rumors of the Mac mini transforming into a media hub like never before seen, there are suggestions that Apple is preparing to take a commanding lead in the digital home entertainment industry. Rumblings are that Apple will be making available an expanded amount of digital content, including TV shows and feature-length content, as an on-demand service of sorts. Deals with big-time Hollywood companies including NBC and CBS are also rumored, making all of this a distinct possibility in just one month s time. Coupled with the new Mac mini, you could be watching the latest episode of The West Wing, or whatever else Apple gets its hands on, on your nice HDTV that Santa just brought.

Road to Expo: Apple's new media experience coming soon [Think Secret]