21 May

Google TV: What does it means to a technologist and an enterpreneur?

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Since yesterday I have searched lot of times and read many blogs to find out what does the Google TV means for a technical person like me. How can I use this technology or how can I think of using it. I want to understand the opportunities that lie in this breakthrough Google TV that can help me and you. Here is some information that may help you as it helped me:

Designing websites for Google TV

Table of Contents

  • Designing for TV: A Primer
  • Simplicity above all
  • Navigation is critical
  • A new kind of screen
  • Even TV needs text
  • Sound matters
  • Flash on Google TV

Source: Google TV

I would really appreciate your opinion on how to do you think that Google TV can be utilized from a perspective of a technologist or an entrepreneur.

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20 May

Google TV: TV meets web and web meets TV

A new revolution has arrived to a sector that is still not captured by the latest in IT and telecom. Lots of attempts have been made but none has made a huge impact. But it seems this time the story is different as couples of companies are getting together with Google to tear it apart. The sector is none other than what is watched 5 hours on average per day by every American and more than 4 billion people watch it across the world, THE TV.

So that got us thinking…what if we helped people experience the best of TV and the best of the web in one seamless experience? Imagine turning on the TV and getting all the channels and shows you normally watch and all of the websites you browse all day