Apple TV Hack Seas0nPass for Windows

Firecore has released Seas0nPass for Windows, Seas0nPass enables you to jailbreak your Apple TV and get the extra features like aTV Flash and Plex. This is the first Windows version of Seas0nPass, the Mac version has been around for a while. Firecore have also got a progress report on aTV Flash and…

Apple TV Updated, Adds MLB.TV, New Slideshows and AirPlay for Apps

Tonight when I got home my Apple TV was offering me an update to version 4.2. This update adds MLB.TV, Dolby Digital 5.1 to Netfix playback, new slideshows, improved on-screen keyboard, AirPlay Photo slideshows and the main feature for me AirPlay for apps and websites. Airplay for apps and websites…

Seas0nPass Untethered Jailbreak for Apple TV

Getting 3rd party apps running on the new Apple TV open ups the functionality of the device but the hacks can be a little tricky to get working. A couple of weeks ago there was the GreenPois0n update but that had some issues and now there is a new version…

Greenpois0n Enables NitoTV on the Apple TV

There is a new jailbreak for the Apple TV that not only does an untethered jailbreak (ie after re-booting you don’t have to jail break it again) but also installs NitoTV. Greenpois0n RC6 is easy to use and doesn’t require any SSH skills so it may be worth trying as NitoTV is…

XBMC for AppleTV2, iPad, iPhone4

The XBMC team have released their first ARM based version of XBMC and it runs on the new Apple TV and the iPad. According to XBMC they are not ports or development shots but full installs and source code.  Unfortunately you have to jailbreak your device to get it in…

Seas0nPass – a new jailbreak tool designed specifically for the AppleTV.

Firecore have released a new jailbreak tool for the new Apple TV. This new tool is specifically designed for the new Apple TV and enables you to create custom Apple TV IPSW files and restore them in iTunes, there is also a tethered boot option so you can update the…

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AirPlay Comes to the Original AppleTV with aTV Flash

Firecore have released Remote HD for the original Apple TV so you can use Airplay on the box:   We’re pleased to announce, thanks to Remote HD, the 1st gen AppleTV is now able to act as an AirPlay compatible device! With Remote HD installed all the amazing features of AirPlay…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show No.286–Ho Ho Ho

Welcome to the Christmas edition of the show and this week Garry, Andrew and I are joined by Bjorn Morris from Cybersmart systems. Bjorn is installing iPads as part of this Windows Media Center custom installs and he expains how the iPad has moved home automation away from the TV…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show No.286–Ho Ho Ho

Welcome to the Christmas edition of the show and this week Garry, Andrew and I are joined by Bjorn Morris from Cybersmart systems. Bjorn is installing iPads as part of this Windows Media Center custom installs and he expains how the iPad has moved home automation away from the TV…

Apple TV sells over a million, but who is using it?

Apple today announced that the new Apple TV has topped over one million sales since the unit was launched back in October, it seems to be selling well but I have to wonder how many people are actually getting that much use out of the box. Yes its great for…