Category Archives: Apple TV
OK, so this trick might bee worth a weekend some time…enabling SSH on an Apple TV without opening the unit.
Here’s how to boot OS X from External USB drive on your Apple TV. Here’s another tutorial on what appears to be the same thing.
I have been waiting months to get this thing — and after my EyeHome box crapped out, I was really wishing Apple would hurry up and ship — but I managed to slow down enough in my haste to install … Continue reading
Here are some other potentially-useful DVD ripping tools I stumbled across when looking for elegant ways to move my DVD collection onto my new Apple TV: Cinematize 2 Pro, a commercial tool that sounds like it has a lot of … Continue reading
Other useful Apple TV links: Rip DVDs to Apple TV with MediaFork (aka Handbrake) Add Chapter Markers to Ripped DVDs Apple TV Links from Macintouch.com Another hack site, AwkwardTV Hacking tutorial from Tutorial Ninjas
Here’s a blog post about setting up an Automator workflow for converting videos to an Apple TV format. Haven’t tried it yet, but sounds reasonable.
There are a number of potential video converters for AppleTV-compatible output, including ViddyUp!, EasyWMV, VisualHub, and ReelBean. And perhaps Handbrake will eventually update with AppleTV options to directly rip a DVD to a compatible movie file.
Got a new toy? Then learn how to really play with it at the Apple TV Hacks website.
I can’t wait to buy this!!! 🙂