FireCore has released a new version of aTV Flash (black) for the jailbroken Apple TV 2G, which includes features such as video zoom options, grid view watched icons, quick access to recently visited pages, improved support for subtitles, along with many improvements and bug fixes.
aTV Flash (black) is a software package that brings features such as the ability to surf the web, discover new music via Last.fm, play popular media formats beyond the ones supported by iTunes etc.
FireCore has provided the following information about the major new features introduced in aTV Flash (black) 1.2:
New Zoom Options
Three all new zoom options (Normal, Crop, and Stretch) allow you choose how videos are displayed. You can keep videos in their native format (widescreen or pillar box) or crop/stretch them to fill the entire screen.
Grid View Watched Indicators
Watched indicator icons have been added to the grid view. These icons allow you to quickly see which content is new and ready to be enjoyed. (Note: These can be disabled through the Media –> Settings menu if desired)
Recently Visited Pages
Couch Surfer now displays thumbnail images in the ‘top shelf’ area of the main menu, which allows you to quickly get back to recently viewed pages.
FireCore has recently released an updated version of their jailbreaking tool – Seas0nPass to support untethered jailbreak for Apple TV 4.4.4 software update for second generation Apple TV, which enables users to install aTV Flash (black).
aTV Flash (black) is available for $29.95.
As always, please let us know what you think about the new version in the comments below.
[via FireCore’s blog]