Whenever we talk about the jailbreaking of Apple devices, we're invariably referring to the portable iOS gadgets, i.e. the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. However, Apple TV - the Cupertino company's little black box of streaming media - can also be jailbroken, and Seas0nPass has now been updated to offer an untethered jailbreak on the latest firmware.
We are at a crucial time in the jailbreaking community. I call this the edge of our seats situation where all eyes rest on one person, or one development team waiting for the crucial breakthrough to be made in providing a stable, distributable jailbreak. In October 2010 the communities eyes focused solely on the Chronic Dev Team as they prepared us for the release of the GreenPPois0n tool, then without warning George Hotz (a.k.a. Geohot) pipped them to the post with the last minute release of Limera1n.