aTV Flash (black) Beta Now Available!
Today I recieved an email I have been waiting awhile for, aTV Flash (black) beta is now available! For those that don’t know, aTV Flash is a software package that can be purchased and installed on the Apple TV 2G.
aTV Flash (black) is created by a company called FireCore. Pricing has been announced as a free upgrade for current users and $19.95 (USD) for new customers. If you would like to pre-order, click here.
What’s in the beta?
- Surf the Web – Experience the web in all its glory and stream HTML5 video from many popular sites.
- Discover New Music – Find new artists you’ll love by accessing Last.fm radio stations, artist bios and slideshows.
- Plex Client – Stream media from Plex Server running on your Mac.
- Info on Demand - Keep track of current weather and news feeds on your AppleTV.
- One-click Updates - Install, remove or update plugins in a snap through the native AppleTV interface.
What’s coming soon?
- Go Beyond iTunes – Enable additional media formats such as AVI, MP4, MKV, DVD files & many more.
- Access Media Anywhere – Stream media from most NAS devices (including Airport Extreme and Time Capsule).
Much, much more…
NitoTV and other members within the community are working to create the same features but are hoping to provide the service for free. These features are not available through NitoTV yet so it is your decision whether you would like to take the plunge or not.
Let us know your thoughts! Are you going to purchase?