Today saw FireCore release the latest version of it’s aTV Flash product, version 4.4, for the original Apple TV.

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Here is what FireCore posted:

We are pleased to announce the release of aTV Flash version 4.4 for the original silver AppleTV. Included are a handful of new features, as well as compatibility updates for the latest iOS 5 and OS X 10.7 software. Read on for more details.

What’s new in 4.4?

  • Added support for Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion)
  • Added NFS file streaming (Lion compatible)
  • Remote HD: Added support for iOS 5 AirPlay streaming
  • Remote HD: Added support for playing DRM protected media from iOS devices and iTunes via AirPlay
  • Remote HD: Added support for doubleTwist + AirTwist add-on (AirPlay from Android devices)
  • Remote HD: Added supports enhanced slideshows with music when streaming via AirPlay
  • Updated metadata scrapers
  • Resolved VPN setup issues
  • Other miscellaneous fixes

Note: Remote HD’s AirPlay features require the Remote HD iOS app, which is sold separately. [iTunes Link]

How do I use the new NFS streaming feature?

Full details on setting up NFS streaming from Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) can be found here.

Great! Where can I get it?

aTV Flash version 4.4 is available through the Downloads tab in your account. If you’re already running aTV Flash on your AppleTV you can update through the Maintenance –> Manage Plugins menu.