Long ago we reported about Google TV and later Google I/O conference proved it isn’t a rumor in which Google officially announced Google TV , an adventure where TV meets Web. In technical terms it’s a platform that combines your current TV programming and the open web into a single, seamless entertainment experience.
It has been almost 7 months since the announcement and there wasn’t any news about Google TV and today Google blog reported the latest development, now Google launched a dedicated Web-page for Google TV which reveals many more features, services and technology behind Google TV.
According to Google, Google TV will bring Chrome and access to the entire Internet, you can easily navigate to thousands of websites to watch your favorite web videos, play Flash games, view photos, read movie reviews or chat with friends—all on the big screen.
Google TV content partners :
- Turner Broadcasting worked hard for optimizing some of their most popular websites for viewing on Google TV, including TBS, TNT
- CNN, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim, available anytime through Google TV.
- NBC Universal has collaborated with Google TV to bring CNBC Real-Time, an application that allows you to track your favorite stocks and access news feeds while enjoying the best financial news from CNBC directly on the TV screen.
- HBO will bring access to hundreds of hours of programming to Google TV with HBO GO. Authenticated subscribers will soon be able to access all of their favorite HBO content on-demand in an enhanced website for Google TV.
- NBA has built NBA Game Time, an application that lets you follow game scores in real-time and catch up on the latest highlights from your favorite team in HD.
Google TV Features :
- Google Chrome and Adobe Flash Player 10.1 in Google TV lets you access everything on the web.
- Google TV will come pre-loaded with apps like Netflix, Twitter, CNBC, Pandora, Napster, NBA Game Time, Amazon Video On Demand and Gallery.
- Apps from Android Market will work on Google TV as well.
- Android phone or iPhone can be used to control your Google TV.
- You can send what you are watching, listening , or doing on your phone to your TV.
- Amazon Video on Demand (99 cents)
- Supports Netflix ‘Watch Instantly’
- Watch and browse simultaneously
Below Video Gives More information about Google TV:
Google TV is expected to be available through Sony’s Internet TV and Logitech Revue.According to Google, Devices powered by Google TV will be launched this month.
But I wish Google TV Should reach India Quickly similar to Android phones!
Check out more information about Google TV at Google.com/tv
[via Google TV]