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Does Google Want Control of My TV Too?

Yes. Google wants be our portal to the internet, no matter what the medium. Via computer, phone, tablet, navigation device and now set top box and TV. We are seeing Google’s versatile Android software popping up everywhere and its grabbing substantial market share from the competition.

Later this year, the information giant will be introducing Google TV; a device that the company claims “is a new experience for television that combines the TV that you already know with the freedom and power of the Internet”. Essentially, Google TV utilizes the company’s extensive search knowledge to navigate to television channels, websites, apps, shows and movies.
Posted: September 10th, 2010 | Permalink

Google Music to take on iTunes

With this week’s announcement of a new breed of iPods and the launch of iTunes 10 with integrated social networking, it’s clear that Apple has forever changed the way we purchase and enjoy music. Commanding nearly 30% of the market share of all online music purchases, iTunes continues to gain steam over online rivals Amazon and Wal-Mart (each holding a 12% stake).

But internet giant Google is readying a competing service that will be introduced later this year.
Posted: September 3rd, 2010 | Permalink