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News Archive for Monday, Sept. 24th, 2012

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More 2006-08 Mac Mini CPU/EFI/Lion Upgrade Reports:
Added more reader reports/feedback to our page on 2006-08 Mac Mini CPU/Firmware/Lion Upgrades, including a couple replies to Friday's post there on OS X 10.7.5 update/supported macs plist file.
Apple TV 5.1 Update (new features/security fixes)
(For 2nd/3rd generation AppleTV models.)

Shared Photo Streams Accept invitations for Shared Photo Streams, browse photos and comments, and receive notifications of new content.
AirPlay Send audio content from Apple TV to AirPlay-enabled speakers and devices (including AirPort Express and other Apple TVs). Also includes the ability to require an onscreen code to use AirPlay with your Apple TV.
iTunes account switching Save multiple iTunes accounts and switch quickly between them.
Trailers Search movie trailers. In the United States, see show times for local theaters.
Screen savers New Cascade, Shrinking Tiles, and Sliding Panels screen savers.
Main menu Reorder icons on the second page by holding down the select button on the remote.
Subtitles SDH support for the deaf and hard-of-hearing as well as improvements to viewing and selecting subtitles.
Network configuration Support for setting up advanced network options using configuration profiles. See for more information.
Stability and performance Includes general performance and stability improvements.

Here's the specific apple doc with a list of Security fixes in Apple TV 5.1. (Several other related docs in today's listing below.)
[FYI: Check the Apple TV forums, for some posts on problems with this update.]


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