Google has just released a video that explains what exactly we can do with Google TV. As expected, it has great search features integrated that allows you to browse your own content as well as content on the web. Some televisions will come with Google TV preinstalled or you can purchase a set top box to convert your current television to Google TV.
Logitech is teaming up with Google to bring Google TV to your current HDTV. If the Google TV is out of your price range or you already have a few nice HDTV’s, this companion box may be the best choice for you. It brings the full Google TV experience to your existing home entertainment system.
While we all wait for the arrival of the official Google TV, we may soon be able to get a taste of what’s to come from these 2 set-top-boxes. Both of them are capable of 3D television and should be available sometime this year. If that’s not enough good news for you, the highest one is expected to retail around $129.
Google TV promises to bring the web to your television. Boxee is a service that brings television to you computer which in turn offers similar capabilities of Google TV. It’s only natural that Boxee wants to join Google in their efforts to bring the web to your standalone television. Boxee has stated they are working on an Android app for Google TV.
It's been rumored about over and over again for the last few months, and sure enough, it's real. Google, at their Google I/O developers conference in San Francisco, have managed to pull some time from Android 2.2 announcements, to finally unveil the next generation of TV. Google's TV, aptly called Google TV, is what they want TV to be, and they've done quite a bit to make it happen.
This year’s Google I/O is shaping up to be an awesome event full of Android goodness if all these rumors come true. The latest comes by way of Bloomberg who states that Sony will introduce an Android television at the event. This television will not only be powered by an Intel chip but it will feature a new custom version of Android called Dragonpoint.
One of the best things about Android is its ability to power a variety of different things. We have seen it on everything from kitchen appliances , watches and now there televisions. This is the second Android powered television that we have seen, Google has plans of introducing their own Android-based television.