Firecore Have announced version 4.3 of the aTV Flash software for the original silver Apple TV. Recently most of the development seems to been focused on the new Apple TV so its nice to see an update for the older device. You can get the update from the Maintenance menu on the Apple TV or via the download section on Firecore’s site

Here are the details from Firecore:

What’s new in 4.3?

  • Added File Sharing (SMB Server)
  • Improved DVD file playback
  • Improved metadata scrapers
  • Improved scrobbling (2.0)
  • Improved FTP and SSH connections
  • Improved memory management
  • Improved installation routine
  • Improved system tools
  • Minor UI improvements
  • Other miscellaneous fixes

What can I do with File Sharing?

File Sharing allows you to stream non-iTunes media stored on your AppleTV (including media stored on external drives) to other devices including a second AppleTV (silver or black) or a Mac/PC computer.

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