In addition to announcing that ten new original TV shows will come to their video streaming service, Hulu has updated their iOS app with a number of improvements, including an updated iPad interface and Retina graphics for the new iPad.
What’s New in Version 2.5
• Support for browsing and discovering new shows by genres
• Re-engineered, optimized video player
• Updated, nicer, more graphical user interface (for iPad)
• Retina support (3rd-generation iPad)
• Improved AirPlay mirroring and HDMI support (iPad 2 and above, iPhone 4S and above); try it out in split view on the iPad!
• Miscellaneous bug fixes and enhancements
The app also features improves AirPlay support, allowing you to watch Hulu Plus content on your television through the Apple TV. Hulu Plus 2.5 for iOS is available immediately as a free download from the App Store (free, App Store link). The app also requires a $7.99 monthly subscription to Hulu Plus.