“Apple on Tuesday quietly updated the Apple TV set-top box, adding a new application for the Hulu Plus streaming video service,” AppleInsider reports.

“The subscription service appeared on users’ Apple TV home screens on Tuesday without the need for a software update,” AppleInsider reports. “Those who subscribe to the Hulu Plus service can log in to access their account, while new users are offered a free one-week trial.”

AppleInsider reports, “Hulu Plus joins Netflix, MLB.TV, the NBA, NHL, Vimeo, YouTube, and WSJ Live as third-party content providers available on the Apple TV. They join Apple’s own iTunes content available for sale or rental.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Lava_Head_UK” for the heads up.]