Author Archives: Ashley King

New LG Google TV Panels Could Come Next Week

Posted on 12 Apr 2012 by Ashley King

LG was one of the few manufacturers to show off a Google TV this year at CES, but very few details were shared about these TVs. According to a Korean financial firm, the first LG Google TV’s could be seen in stores as early as next week. Prices are rumored …

No Google TV For Australians From Samsung or LG

Posted on 29 Mar 2012 by Ashley King

It looks like those of you in Oz who are waiting for a Google TV-equipped television are out of luck. Today Samsung announced that it has no plans to bring a Google TV to Australia, which likely extends the sentiments to the rest of the world. Philip Newton had some …

Looking For Ways to Spice Up Your GTV Experience? Check Out These Apps!

Posted on 16 Mar 2012 by Ashley King

Are you looking for more ways to enrich your Google TV experience? The Official Google Blog often showcases plenty of apps that are designed to help bring a better experience to your Google TV setup, but this week they’ve gone above and beyond with showcasing the sheer number of apps …

YouTube For GTV Receives Update

Posted on 13 Feb 2012 by Ashley King

Over the next few days, Google will be rolling out an update to its YouTube app for Google TV. You’ll be able to download the update via the Android Marketplace and once you do, you’re in for a big surprise. Some major updates have been made to the appearance and …

Get Funny or Die For Your Daily Dose of Funny

Posted on 02 Feb 2012 by Ashley King

Funny or Die has been serving up hilarious web comedy originals since 2007, but the service is not available on Google TV for you to enjoy everything the site has to offer, directly from the comfort of your living room. All of the web originals are available, including Drunk History, …

Sony Pushing Google TV Update to Blu-ray Players

Posted on 01 Feb 2012 by Ashley King

If you have a Blu-ray player with Google TV enabled and you’ve been waiting for an update, then you’re in luck. Last night the Google TV Team’s Twitter account revealed that Sony has begun releasing updates for their Blu-ray players that include performance enhancements for Chrome, as well as the …

Logitech’s Q3 2012 Report Confirms Revue Sold Out

Posted on 26 Jan 2012 by Ashley King

Logitech has released its Q3 2012 report which has confirmed that the company has completely sold out of new Revue units. This puts a damper on any plans to nab these boxes at the low, low price of $99 for most consumers, but considering Vizio has decided to step up …

OnLive Coming to Google TV

Posted on 12 Jan 2012 by Ashley King

Gamers with Google TV should be excited, as the OnLive service will be joining the Google TV app line up soon. Right now the OnLive Viewer app is available that allows you to watch other gamers play their games. The actual app that allows you to play your own games …

Sony Releasing Google TV Equipped Bravia TVs “Soon”

Posted on 10 Jan 2012 by Ashley King

While there hasn’t been much hands-on action for Google TV yet since the show floor isn’t open, Sony announced that they are expanding their line of products that use Google TV as a platform. These new products will feature a network media player as well as a Blu-ray Disc player. …

LG Announces Smart TV with GTV Integration

Posted on 09 Jan 2012 by Ashley King

This morning at the LG press conference, LG confirmed that they will be releasing a series of new Smart TV’s in 2012 with Google TV integrated for content distribution. No significant details were released about the partnership, but we’ll have more for you once we’re on the showroom floor.