The great people over at FireCore have released a new version of their popular jailbreaking tool, Seas0nPass. The latest release of their software will perform an untethered jailbreak on the latest AppleTV 2G build iOS 5.0.1(iOS 5.1.1 – 9B206f). Unfortunately there is still no solution for jailbreaking the AppleTV 3G, but we expect that the developers are working hard on it right now.
- Latest version of iTunes.
- Latest version of Seas0nPass (use links above).
- A micro USB cable.
- Disconnect any iPods, iPhones, and iPads from your computer.
Using Seas0nPass to jailbreak the Apple TV
Step 1: Unzip the ‘Seas0nPass.zip’ file and launch Seas0nPass.…read more
Finally, some great news for Apple TV 2G owners! After our recent news about the New Apple TV (3G) not being included in the upcoming jailbreak from pod2g it has been confirmed it will work for Apple TV 2G users.
nitoTV tweeted that he had successfully tested pod2g’s untethered jailbreak for Apple TV 2,1 5.0.1 (4224)/5.1.1(9B206f). He didn’t give any ETA but he is working hard to release it as soon as possible.
For more information and to stay up-to-date be sure to follow the website! We will let you know as soon as any more information has been released.…read more
It’s been just over 2 months since the New Apple TV (3G) was released by Apple. In that time there has been huge anticipation for a jailbreak to the released for the device. We have posted several times about the progress of any upcoming jailbreak but at this stage, it doesn’t look like anything will be released in the near future.
You may have heard about Pod2g’s upcoming iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak which supports almost all iOS devices, if not, read about all the details over at our sister site here. Unfortunately Pod2G has recently announced that the jailbreak will not include the New Apple TV.…read more
Although the Apple TV’s remote control looks sleek, it leaves a lot to be desired. The tiny buttons on the awkward-shaped directional pad can make it difficult to browse through iTune’s library of thousands of movies and TV shows.
As you know, you can easily replace the remote with your iPhone using Apple’s Remote app. But did you know there’s another option? You can control your Apple TV with a third-party remote. And it’s actually fairly easy to setup…
If you have a universal remote, like one that came with your TV or cable/satellite box, you can perform these easy steps to program it to run your Apple TV.…read more
The FireCore team has just released a new update to their AppleTV jailbreaking software, Seas0nPass. The new version, Seas0nPass 0.8.3, allows jailbreaking the AppleTV 2G on iOS 5.1, the latest AppleTV firmware released by Apple. The newest software update contains a load of new and upgraded features so we are very excited that FireCore has come up with a jailbreaking solution. A list of some of the notable features below:
- New interface: - Fast, visual access to all content choices
- Movie purchases in iCloud: Support for buying movies on Apple TV and playing back purchased movies from iCloud
- Genius Recommendations: Recommendations for content on the iTunes Store based on previous rentals and purchases
- Screensaver photos: New National Geographic photos built-in for screensaver
- On-device sign-up: On-device sign up for content partners on Apple TV using your Apple ID
Before I go any further, there are a few things to know about this jailbreak.…read more
[UPDATED]: FireCore has released another, updated image teasing the interface. Check the last image below.
FireCore, a company well known for their Apple TV jailbreaking and customizing tools has today released a teaser image of their work on the updated Apple TV interface. Just over two weeks ago Apple held a media event where they announced the new generation iPad and the New Apple TV. At the same media event, they also released the new interface for the Apple TV. This new interface is available via a software update for the Apple TV 2G, and comes pre-installed on the New Apple TV.…read more
About two weeks ago, Apple held a media event in which they announced the New iPad (AKA, in the jailbreaking community, iPad 3) and the New Apple TV. Within 24 hours of the iPad being released for sale to the general public, i0n1c was able to create an untethered jailbreak for the New iPad. That’s great news for iPad owners.
In line with the positive step’s forward for the iPad, there was some great news regarding the New Apple TV. In a teardown performed by a user in the XBMC forums, it was found that the New Apple TV sports an upgraded 512MB ram along with the single core A5 processor.…read more