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Google TV expanding into new countries with Sony set-top box launching July 22

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When Google TV was first announced at I/O 2010, Google and its launch partners said that it would launch in the U.S. only, but international availability would happen the following year. It actually took two ye…

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OnLive names LG Google TV as first to get playable cloud-based gaming

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During CES 2012, OnLive debuted its OnLive Viewer that can stream live video of other players to Google TV. Now, the cloud-based gaming company is introducing a playable version of OnLive to another product th…

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Google TV updates TV & Movies app to support favorites and trending

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Google TV’s recent design went a long way in improving the platform’s visual appeal and usefulness, but there’s still room for improvement. Google is doing that by improving the TV & M…

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Need a Google I/O 2012 ticket? Shine at the Google TV hackathon in California and you might get one.

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Google I/O 2012 sold out faster than it ever has (28 minutes) and tickets were in such high demand that even Google – King of Data Center Optimization – couldn’t handle all the requests. That…

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Google asks users to share their “Google TV Stories” in home videos posted to YouTube

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Google wants to know how you view Google TV. More specifically, the company wants to know exactly how Google TV is worth it and fits an individual user’s personal set-up. The official Google TV Google+ ac…

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Google TV’s next chance for popularity – your cable box?

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Google Chairman Eric Schmidt may not be so crazy after all. Schmidt, who often tastes feet when making public comments, was widely laughed at when he suggested in December that Google TV would appear on the majo…

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VIZIO fragments Android but unifies its own media experience [VIDEO]

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Vizio has two Android tablets, a phone, and three different forms of Google TV slated for release this year. Each device format runs a different form of Android, and is likely to always be behind the current soft…

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LG Google TV hands-on: 3D tech and Google TV all in one [VIDEO]

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LG already removed the veil from its new Google TV and didn’t share much at its press conference yesterday. But I’ve just spent my early morning getting some quick hands-on time with the device and…

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Google TV activations double since Honeycomb update, LG, Samsung, and Vizio jump on-board

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Regardless of the mistakes that may have been made in its 2010 launch, Google hasn’t given up on Google TV just yet. In fact, the company just announced that several manufacturers will be displaying new G…

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Logitech Revue’s are coming out of the box with tainted Firmware

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Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse for the Logitech Revue, think again. It turns out that many new owners of the GTV box are experiencing problems on step seven (where you’re asked to accept th…

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Logitech Revue finally getting Honeycomb and Android Market starting today

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Logitech and Google have come out to reassure Logitech Revue owners that one of the original Google TV devices is being updated to Honeycomb beginning now. Though the Sony Internet TV line of Google TV products…

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Logitech: the Revue launch was a “gigantic” mistake and we’re not making another one

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The Logitech Revue was overpriced, underserving, and disappointing in terms of both sales and consumer satisfaction. The Revue was such a let down that Logitech has absolutely no plans to develop another Goo…

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Google TV 2.0 rolling out to Sony set-top boxes today

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I swear, Google TV has to be one of the most misunderstood products on the market today. Early this morning, the smart-TV platform began rolling out its latest software, Google TV 2.0. New features in GTV will…

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Google TV 2.0 has finally arrived; brings new TV and Movies app along with Android Market

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Well, that was quick. Google today on its GTV blog announced the Android 3.0 update for its smart TV platform. This news comes days after we noticed a peculiar feature in the Flixster update, which showed sup…

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CONFIRMED: Google TV coming to Europe early next year

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Rumors emerged earlier today suggested that Google would introduce GoogleTV to the UK in the next six months. In his Mac Taggart lecture at the Edinburgh International Television Festival, Google Chairman E…

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