Apple Released iOS iOS 4.3 build 4.2.2 for the AppleTV 2. The new update covers a few minor bugs such as: an issue in which audio is not output when playing some video content, it addresses an issue in which video is not displayed when playing some content. It adds an audio output setting for switching to 16-bit audio for compatibility with some TVs and AV receivers. Improves the performance of fast-forwarding and rewinding live events. Addresses an issue in which the description information is not displayed for some movies. and it addresses an issue in which YouTube subscription videos were not ordered by date. You can download this version here for more versions check out Firmware page. » Apple Drops iOS 4.2.2 For AppleTV 2
The latest version of greenpois0n has been released. Version RC6 now including support for the Apple TV 2, and includes fixes for the emulator issue. If you got problems with version RC5, RC6 can be run on top of RC5, there is no restore required. » Greenpois0n RC6: Now Including Support For Apple TV 2!
Apple is about to release iOS 4.2.1 for th AppleTV 2G, you cant see the update on the AppleTV yet but will be available to download here. In this firmware the AppleTV 2G will get VoiceOver control and a small tutorial about how to use your AppleTV remote. Note: There is no jailbreak available for this version yet.
New day, new app in Cydia. Today AllPlay is available in the Cydia Store which can be downloaded for free. It enables video streaming to AppleTV using AirPlay from any 3rd party apps, including Safari. You need iOS 4.2.1 to use AllPlay and you can get it via the BigBoss repo. Note: it doesn’t work with the Netflix.app and the VLC app. » Enable AirPlay To 3rd Party Apps Thanks To AllPlay [jailbreak]
BTstack does not only run on iPhone and the iPod Touch but also on the new Apple TV. Using BTstack, a keyboard driver was implemented.
iclarified reported that the first application for the 2G AppleTV is available now. NitoTV is a popular application known from the original Apple TV. It’s a “a front end for the popular mplayer media player; however, it also includes additional capabilities to view RSS feeds, weather forecasts, and more.” » NitoTV Is The First App Running On The 2G AppleTV
There has always been a war going on between Apple and Google and because Apple launched the Apple TV, Google response hard. The Google TV can be some serious competition for the Apple TV. Google showed of apps and content for their upcoming TV in a Quick Tour. » Google Shows Of Google TV Apps & Content