XBMC – you know you’ve seen them at your local XBOX, Linux, Mac OS, Windows and now on Apple TV (iOS) devices. Their home theater softwre has been hacked onto a jail broken Apple TV and while the hack is still in early form you can try your luck by downloading it from thier site: Click Here.
ARS Technica has a great article about the decoding involved for video playback and a little into what Apple uses instead. So if you’re feeling adventurous and have a jail broken Apple TV – stop reading now and start hacking! NEXT!!
Updated: XBMC will also port over to all devies powered by the A4 chip.
Source: Ars Technica