iOS 6.1 Jailbreak “evasi0n” Set for Release Today

5:51 AM, Feb. 4th, 2013 · · Apple TV

iOS 6.1 Jailbreak

The much-anticipated iOS 6.1 jailbreak is set for release today (Monday), according to a tweet from a member of the development team. The jailbreak will support every iDevice that can run iOS 6.1 with the lone exception of the third-generation Apple TV.

New Smaller Apple TV On The Way With Faster A5X SoC

7:21 PM, Jan. 29th, 2013 · · Apple TV

New A5X Apple TV

The mysterious "AppleTV3,2" firmware released Monday belongs to a new version of the Apple TV. FCC documents and firmware code show that the upcoming device will sport a faster A5X processor and a new Broadcom wireless chip. The device will also be about 4 millimeters smaller on length and width.

Upcoming iOS 6.1 Jailbreak to Support Nearly All Devices

2:22 PM, Jan. 28th, 2013 · · Apple TV

iOS 6.1 Jailbreak

Users eager to upgrade to iOS 6.1 will not have long to wait for the untethered jailbreak. Jailbreak team evad3rs has reported that the upcoming jailbreak, likely to be released February 3, will support nearly all iOS 6.1 compatible devices except for the Apple TV.

Apple TV Hobby Jumps 60% to 2 Million Units

8:19 PM, Jan. 23rd, 2013 · · Apple TV

Apple TV

Apple's hobby is getting more serious, as the company reported on Friday that it sold 2 million units during the December quarter, an increase of 60 percent year-over-year. For those keeping score at home, Apple's hobby has officially crossed the half a billion dollar-per-year mark, making it the kind of hobby that most companies would kill for.

Forum Discussion: What’s Next for Apple TV?

11:00 AM, Jan. 3rd, 2013 · · Apple TV

Apple TV is gaining in popularity, so that means more people have ideas on what new features the next model should have. What would you like to see when Apple TV gets its next update? Head on over to the TMO forums and let us know.

Samsung Teases “Unprecedented TV” to Keep Ahead of Apple at CES

2:31 PM, Dec. 31st, 2012 · · Apple TV

Samsung Tease

Samsung has teased what it is calling, "a true innovation of TV design" and an "unprecedented new TV shape and timeless design" for CES 2013. The company included an image that might indicate the new device is see-through, and definitely shows that Samsung has no intention to cede the TV market to Apple.