Thursday, April 12, 2007

Apple TV IR Port Hacks

Hackers have begun to exploit the IR port of the Apple TV. Currently they have created a keyboard driver that emulates the IR sent from the remote so you can navigate through the ATV menu with a keyboard.

Other hackers have been coding applications and utilities to control the ATV GUI from the command line, which will eventually lead to other forms of external control, such as a built in web server.

Read more about Apple TV IR Emulation on hackint0sh forums