iOS applications can be installed on the new Apple TV, but can’t launch apps yet

iOS developer Steven Troughton-Smith made an interesting discovery on Monday – current iOS applications can be installed on the new Apple TV. In a tweet the inquisitive developer says that the Apple TV is indeed set up for apps and that you can actually install them with the OS in its current state: So, not only is the AppleTV set … Read More

Oliver HaslamiOS applications can be installed on the new Apple TV, but can’t launch apps yet

Jailbreak for Apple TV running iOS 4.1 could be released soon [SHAtter]

The new Apple TV has started shipping for those lucky enough to have pre-ordered one, and Apple has posted a version of iOS 4.1 for the device to its public software restore servers. Chronic Development Team member, pod2g, has been playing around with this firmware and has discovered an exploit with his ‘SHAtter’ tool that could be used as a … Read More

Killian BellJailbreak for Apple TV running iOS 4.1 could be released soon [SHAtter]

Developers See Android Stronger than Apple iOS in Future

Figures just in from a survey of developers by Appcelerator and IDC have found that around 60% of devs see Android as a better bet for the future, whilst 35% believe that iOS will remain dominant. This is a shift from a previous survey that found around 55% favouring Android moving forward, over 40% for iOS. The foundation for this … Read More

Stephen NorthcottDevelopers See Android Stronger than Apple iOS in Future