aTV Flash (black)
Mit dem brandaktuellen Update bringt firecore einige tolle neue Features in sein Jailbreak-Softwarepaket aTV Flash für AppleTV 2G. Neben Unterstützung des neuen 4.2.2 Firmware Updates (4.2.2 ist allerdings nicht Voraussetzung für die 5. Betaversion) unterstützt der Media Player erstmals auch SMB , Photo Slideshows und einfache -Playlisten.
Der Browser „Couch Surfer Pro“ erhält neben Verbesserungen der bestehenden Features u.a. HTML5 Audio-Support und EyeTV-Streaming, dazu kommt ein Audio-Streaming-Player für und neue Wetter-Features.

aTV Flash gibt es für 19,95 $ auf der firecore Website.

Vollständiger Changelog im Anschluss:

What's new in Beta5?


Added AppleTV 4.2.2 compatibility
Improved installer routine
Improved handling of failed installations
Improved error handling
Minor UI adjustments

Media Player

Added SMB streaming
Added photo slideshows
Added basic video playlists
Added ‚Favorites‘ section
Added individual photo browsing and viewing
Added support for ‚‘ shares
Added support for guest/anonymous NAS logins
Added volumes list sorting
Added option to disable metadata fetching
Added option to hide file extensions
Improved handling of HD video files
Improved memory management
Improved DVD file detection
Improved remote share folder browsing (root folder issue)
Improved support
Resolved artifact issues (green line near bottom of screen)
Resolved rare crashes related to AFP streaming
Resolved issues in share navigation resulting in incorrect ‚menu‘ button handling
Resolved issues resulting in incorrect video playback after rewinding on ‚fastest‘ speed
Resolved issues related to removing saved shares
Resolved duplicate AFP share entries
Resolved conflicts with XBMC
Minor UI fixes
Other miscellaneous fixes

Couch Surfer Pro

Added HTML5 audio support (for sites like
Added EyeTV streaming
Improved web pages scrolling and layout handling
Improved iOS-optimized JavaScript support
Improved highlighting of large web elements
Auto-complete history is now cleared when clearing history
New SSL indicator
Other minor bug fixes


Added 5-day forecasts
Added location search option
Added automatic location detection (if no saved locations exist)
Added day/night weather forecasts
Added ‚Feels Like‘ temperature info
Minor UI fixes

Added lightweight audio streaming player
Improved memory management

What we're still working on

New lightweight audio/video player
Additional codecs
DVD chapter controls
AC3/DTS (5.1 surround) sound
Subtitle support
Multiple audio track support
Improved UI and file browsing
Better memory management

(If you missed it last time, a brief demo of Media Player in action can be seen here).

Great! Where can I get it?

Beta5 is available through the Downloads tab in your account. If you're already running (black) on your AppleTV all the new features can be installed through the Maintenance –> Manage Extras menu.

Enjoy! 🙂