Apple today released a minor software update for the 3rd generation of its set-top box. Apart from the usual “general performance and stability improvements”, Apple TV 7.0.2 software update also contains the following security fixes:
Most of you, Apple TV Hacks readers, are probably familiar with AirParrot, a little pice of software for Mac, Windows and Chrome OS that takes AirPlay mirroring to the next level. AirParrot lets you wirelessly mirror your Mac, PC or Chromebook’s screen to your Apple TV, all without any additional hacks or jailbreaks.
As we discussed earlier, reports from Forbes confirm Apple TV to be the center piece of Apple’s new adventure, the HomeKit. According to them, the Apple TV will carry the control panel for all your smart appliances, to be accessed within your home or even remotely (you can read more here).
Stickers for Mac are so popular that Apple recently aired an ad for Macbook Air, featuring a bunch of them. However, not many users know that skins are available for their Apple TV too, and that they can completely change the appearance of the set-top box. So, if you’re getting bored with the same black metal look of your Apple TV, here are some skins which we’ve hand picked for you.