Google TV is an internet-connected tv platform a brand spanking new experience for tv that combines the TV that you already know with the freedom and power of the world wide web. It was announced by Google on May 20, 2010 at Google’s Google I/O event and was co-developed by Google, Intel, Sony and Logitech. Google TV integrates Google’s Android operating technique and Google Chrome browser to generate “a new experience for television”. Google TV officially launched October 6, 2010 with devices from Sony and Logitech.
A while ago the world wide web giant Google launched its newest product called Google TV. Like what would happen if tv HDTV can be used to watch the news but also simultaneously can be used to update the status on Facebook and Twitter, open a video on Youtube, open an picture on Flickr, etc.? Surely this is a brand spanking new experience for our very pleasant. Google’s innovations will modify the way people enjoy entertainment which unites broadcast TV and the world wide web into a large screen.
Google TV leverages lots of of Google’s existing products. Google’s Android operating technique provides the underlying foundation, allowing developers to generate applications that extend the system’s functionality. Google’s Chrome browser provides a gateway to the world wide web, allowing consumers to browse web-sites and watch tv, in tandem. Consumers can access HBO, CNBC, and content from other providers through the Chrome browser. Partners have built applications that permit customers to access content in unique ways. Netflix, for example, has built an application that allows customers to access Netflix’s large library of movies and tv shows. Android and Apple rings will be used as remote controls for Google TV. Google TV products ship with wireless remote controls with a full QWERTY keypad.
Google TV is with Google Chrome built in, you can access all of your favourite sites and basically move between tv and the web. This opens up your TV from a few hundred channels to millions of channels of entertainment across TV and the web. Your tv is also no longer confined to showing video. With the whole world wide web in your living room, your TV becomes over a TV — it can be a photograph slideshow viewer, a gaming console, a music player and far more.