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The new Apple TV may feature universal search

The set-top box will reportedly be priced at $149

As Apple's September 9th event approaches, more details are leaking out about the new Apple TV set-top box that is expected to be announced next week. In addition to the possibility of deep Siri integrationa new remote, and Bluetooth controller support, BuzzFeed's John Paczkowski is reporting that the new Apple TV will come with universal search, a long-awaited feature.

Universal search will let users search for a film or show once and get results from multiple services, which would be a drastic improvement over the current tedious search methods available on Apple TV. BuzzFeed also says users will be able to search — using Siri if you like — by actor and director as well. The technology behind the universal search comes from Matcha, a search and recommendation company Apple acquired back in 2013, according to the report.

So how much will this new Apple TV cost you? $149, according to BuzzFeed, confirming an earlier report from 9to5Mac. With Apple's event less than a week away, we'll soon find out everything Apple has planned as it attempts to take over the living room.