Tag Archives: Hulu

VPNs, torrents, and TV

A friend recently revealed to me that she does not know how to watch streaming video from other countries or how to torrent videos. These are some tips I learned from friends and various other sources. (Updated: early 2019) What … Continue reading

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Installing foreign VPN with Boxee on AppleTV using Mac

The hacking adventures (minor as mine are!) continue. There are many sets of instructions online for getting AppleTV working with Boxee on an arbitrary foreign VPN, but all of the easily Googlable ones I found are incomplete. So here is … Continue reading

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Hacking AppleTV via Mac

The instructions looked easy enough. But my machines chose not to cooperate with the instructions at http://lifehacker.com/5138423/cut-the-cable-for-good-with-boxee-and-apple-tv and http://code.google.com/p/atvusb-creator/. The problem presented itself as a nonfunctional Software Menu – the entire part the hack was supposed to install. Turns out … Continue reading

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WiTopia solution for Hulu blocking

@Dan_H let me in on an awesome little secret a couple months ago: that internet-related firms have a weakness – and therefore an easy attack vector – in the form of their twitter accounts. They’re wide open to criticism there, … Continue reading

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