Chromecast has been hacked and rooted

Unlike Apple, Google welcomes the Tech community to modify and tweak devices to their own needs.  Here is a Youtube video by GTV Hacker who hacked the Chromecast bootloader, and found out that it is using a modified version of  the Google TV software.

For the exact details on how GTV Hacker managed to hack and root the Google Chromecast, visit his blog here,