11/11/2011, It looks like this week hasn’t been very kind to Google TV – after an announcement from Logitech about the discontinuation of the Revue, Google has received yet another blow from another Google TV partner. Sony has announced today that it will be creating its own “smart TV” platform after sales of its own Google TV-powered TV failed to meet expectations. The new TV is also said to be competing […]
11/10/2011, If you’re hoping for a follow up device to the original Revue Google TV set top box from Logitech, you’re out of luck – because it’s not going to happen. At least not in the near future. At a meeting with investors yesterday, Logitech’s CEO Guerrino De Luca called the Revue a mistake, and that it will be putting an end to the device by letting supplies of it run […]
11/09/2011, Do you happen to make use of Google TV, or has the service been relegated to the annals of your computing experience history? There is nothing quite like entertainment of the adult kind to breath interest in Google TV – and Vivid Entertainment has done just that by launching an app which is said to deliver round the clock porn, right in the comfort of your living room (or wherever […]
10/28/2011, It took its own sweet time, but it’s finally here. Through a post on the official Google TV blog today, Google has announced that the Google TV Honeycomb update is finally here. Those days of staring at countless screenshots and checking out all the YouTube videos for footage of the update can finally come to an end. The long-awaited update for Google TV brings Android 3.1 Honeycomb to the set […]
10/24/2011, Last week the upcoming Google TV update was leaked in the form of a whole gallery of screenshots, and not long after that, some video footage of it surfaced as well. A guy named Chris H managed to get a leaked version of Google TV Honeycomb running on his Logitech Revue and posted a 13-minute video about it online. In the video demonstration, Chris shows off a whole plethora of […]
10/20/2011, The Google TV Honeycomb update has been promised to arrive in a few weeks time, but the fact that it’s been delayed for so long has led people to wonder if it’s ever going to arrive at all. While there’s no way to confirm its arrival – the update has at least been spotted in screenshots to prove its existence. Judging by what we can see so far, Google TV […]
10/12/2011, Now we all know that the long-awaited Google TV update has been delayed by a few weeks, and it looks like Google is making good on their promise. The Google TV Developers twitter account recently posted a tweet announcing the release of the final Android SDK add-on for Google TV. While this won’t mean much for regular consumers, developers now have all the tools to make apps for Google TV. […]
10/06/2011, Summer is over, and yes we all know that the Google TV Honeycomb update is long overdue. So where is it? Well, it’s on its way – according to Google TV Director of Content, Donagh O’Malley who recently spoke at the Connected TV panel during MIPCOM 2011. He didn’t announce why the update was delayed, but he did give an estimated time of arrival: “within the next three to four […]
10/04/2011, If you’re a fan of films such as Clerks, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Serendipity just to name a few, it looks like Miramax (the distributing company for said films) is trying to land a deal with Google that will not only cover Google’s services such as YouTube and Google TV, but possibly creating an Android application as well.
09/14/2011, While the Logitech Revue has been subject to a number of price cuts since its launch (it was reduced to $99.99 a couple of months ago), Apple’s Apple TV price has remained $99.99 since it was introduced. Now it looks like Google’s set top box, the Logitech Revue, has received yet another price cut, making it cheaper than the Apple TV. The Logitech Revue can now be purchased from Tiger […]
09/09/2011, It looks like we’re going to get Honeycomb on our Google TV set-top boxes pretty soon. Over at the CEDIA event, Sony was demonstrating its Google TV hardware that has been updated with a near-release upgrade to Honeycomb. Judging by the pictures and video footage of the set-top box, there’s not much to see right now, but I guess we’ll have to get our hands on the final version of […]
08/29/2011, While Google TV didn’t exactly blow everybody away when it was released, and it still has yet to wow everybody (hopefully the end of summer update changes that), people are wondering if Google still has it on top of its priority list. Eric Schmidt is here to assure us that Google TV is alive and well – and that Google has bigger plans in store for the TV platform. According […]
08/12/2011, Not long after we reported about Logitech slashing prices for the Revue, it’s been reported that Sony will be giving its Google TV-powered HDTVs price cuts too, and these aren’t minor discounts, with some models dropping in price by over 50%. Talk about pushing the Google TV to the masses. According to Sony, these price cuts don’t signify the arrival of better models coming soon – they just want to […]
07/31/2011, If you were always keen on trying out Google TV but were turned off by the high price of purchasing the Logitech Revue, despite its price drop not too long ago, you’ll be pleased to know that the TV set top box is about to get even cheaper. Logitech has announced yet another price cut for the Revue.