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Google TV to be replaced by 'Android TV'?
Google TV to be replaced by 'Android TV'?
According to a report, Google is set to drop the, 'Google TV' brand and switch to 'Android TV' instead. The report comes from GigaOm, citing ...... 11 Oct 2013
Chinese OEM gets into Google TV set-top market
Chinese OEM gets into Google TV set-top market
Chinese OEM Hisense has announced their entry into the Google TV set-top box market, with their 'Pulse' device. Like rival devices, the Pulse ...... 29 Aug 2012
Google unveils gigabit Google Fiber service pricing
Google unveils gigabit Google Fiber service pricing
Google has launched their Google Fiber Internet service this week for Kansas City residents. The gigabit broadband service will be offered ...... 28 Jul 2012 - 6 comments
Vizio Co-Star with Google TV now available for pre-order
Vizio Co-Star with Google TV now available for pre-order
Vizio has begun taking pre-orders for its $99 Co-Star device powered by Google TV. The item is expected to ship August 14th and the company ...... 24 Jul 2012 - 1 comment
Vizio looks to own Google TV market with the 'Co-Star'
Vizio looks to own Google TV market with the 'Co-Star'
Vizio has introduced their first entry into the Google TV market, at a price that will likely crush the competition. The $99 Co-Star will ...... 27 Jun 2012 - 5 comments
Google, Sony show off Google TV set-top
Google, Sony show off Google TV set-top
At an event in Palo Alto this week, Sony and Google have unveiled their latest Google TV set-top box. For now, there is only a non-working ...... 11 May 2012 - 5 comments
LG to launch Google TVs in U.S. this month
LG to launch Google TVs in U.S. this month
World's second largest TV maker teams with Google to counter Apple. It will launch Internet-enabled TVs in the United States using the Google ...... 08 May 2012
Under 1 million Google TV devices are actively used
Under 1 million Google TV devices are actively used
According to info hidden in Google's own data, there are less than 1 million Google TV devices being actively used. Also notable is the fact ...... 29 Feb 2012 - 1 comment
Logitech: We are out of Revue units
Logitech: We are out of Revue units
Following the company's quarterly earnings report, it was revealed that Logitech has finally sold out of the Revue set-top box, the failed Google ...... 26 Jan 2012 - 4 comments
LG, Google in talks for new Google 'Nexus' TV
LG, Google in talks for new Google 'Nexus' TV
According to Bloomberg, LG and Google are in talks for a new Google TV, one that would be released by the end of the year. The current negotiations ...... 15 Jan 2012
CES: Google TV gets OnLive app
CES: Google TV gets OnLive app
Google has announced that streaming gaming company OnLive has developed an app for its Google TV platform. The platform is seeing something ...... 12 Jan 2012
Google TV to be revived at CES
Google TV to be revived at CES
Google has announced that its once-hyped Google TV platform will be fully revived this year, starting with debuts at next week's CES event. ...... 06 Jan 2012 - 1 comment
Logitech Revue gets Google TV update
Logitech Revue gets Google TV update
Update will roll out this week. Logitech has announced that it will begin delivering a software update of the Android 3.1 platform to Logitech ...... 07 Dec 2011 - 2 comments
Google TV gets updated YouTube, Photos apps
Google TV gets updated YouTube, Photos apps
Google TV, which saw its update to Honeycomb earlier this month, now has updated YouTube and Photo apps. The YouTube app "introduces playlists ...... 25 Nov 2011
Samsung working on a Google TV device
Samsung working on a Google TV device
Samsung president Yoon Book-Keun has said today that the company is in the final stages of negotiating a deal with Google to bring a Google ...... 22 Nov 2011 - 1 comment
Logitech would back Google TV again, but more cautiously
Logitech would back Google TV again, but more cautiously
Logitech, which saw a massive loss due to its failed Revue set-top box has said it would back Google TV again, but would be much more cautious ...... 18 Nov 2011 - 2 comments
Rumor: LG to launch a Google TV device at CES
Rumor: LG to launch a Google TV device at CES
Google and LG will launch a new Google TV devices at next year's CES event. There are very few details available about the HDTV, except that ...... 13 Nov 2011
Logitech says good bye to Google TV... for now
Logitech says good bye to Google TV... for now
Speaking to an audience of investors and industry analysts, Logitech Chairman Guerrino De Luca announced the company's Google TV set-top box, ...... 11 Nov 2011 - 1 comment
Google TV 2.0 unveiled with Android app support
Google TV 2.0 unveiled with Android app support
Google has announced version 2.0 of Google TV which will be available for Sony TVs next week and Logitech set-top boxes at some point in the future. ...... 28 Oct 2011 - 1 comment
Don't underestimate the importance of Motorola cable boxes to Google
Don't underestimate the importance of Motorola cable boxes to Google
In the aftermath of Google's announcement they will be buying Motorola Mobility, the Android patent situation has received the lion's share ...... 13 Sep 2011 - 2 comments
Google TV headed to Europe in 2012
Google TV headed to Europe in 2012
According to chairman Eric Schmidt, Google is preparing to launch Google TV in Europe in early 2012. The search giant is looking to expand ...... 27 Aug 2011 - 3 comments
Sony cuts Google TV model prices further
Sony cuts Google TV model prices further
Puts down prices to gain more market share. Sony has dropped the price of Google TV flat-screen models in the United States. The company ...... 14 Aug 2011
Logitech admits Google TV is epic failure, drops price of Revue to $99
Logitech admits Google TV is epic failure, drops price of Revue to $99
Google TV is a failure. Logitech, makers of the Google TV-based "Revue" set-top box, lost $30 million in the Q1, following a disastrous $34 ...... 01 Aug 2011 - 6 comments
Android Ice Cream to mix Gingerbread, Honeycomb and Google TV
Android Ice Cream to mix Gingerbread, Honeycomb and Google TV
Phandroid has posted a nice article on the upcoming Android Ice Cream (maybe 4.0?) which includes the fact that the operating system will add Google TV. ...... 04 Apr 2011 - 8 comments
Google TV jailbroken, developer now coding for hacked unit
Google TV jailbroken, developer now coding for hacked unit
Last November, Android developer Howard Harte offered $1000 to the first person or team that could jailbreak the Google TV. A group of developers ...... 11 Jan 2011 - 4 comments
CES: Microsoft to unveil Windows set-top box for HDTVs
CES: Microsoft to unveil Windows set-top box for HDTVs
The Seattle Times has reported today that Microsoft will launch a Windows-powered HDTV set-top box at the ongoing CES event. Microsoft, which ...... 05 Jan 2011
Logitech denies Google-ordered Revue production freeze
Logitech denies Google-ordered Revue production freeze
Last week we reported that Logitech was reportedly ordering a production freeze on its Google TV set-top box, the Revue, following a request ...... 28 Dec 2010
Google seeks 'Google TV set' delays
Google seeks 'Google TV set' delays
The Wall Street Journal reported that Google Inc. has requested that manufacturers of televisions based on its software delay their release, ...... 21 Dec 2010
Developer paying $1000 to first person who can root Google TV
Developer paying $1000 to first person who can root Google TV
Developer Howard Harte has offered a $1000 reward to the first person who can show him how to root a Google TV device, allowing him to install ...... 30 Nov 2010 - 1 comment
Vizio, Toshiba set to intro Google TV products at CES
Vizio, Toshiba set to intro Google TV products at CES
Toshiba and Vizio will introduce Google TV products at the upcoming CES event, says Bloomberg, adding to the growing number of companies with ...... 27 Nov 2010 - 1 comment
     

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