NBC News app coming to Xbox 360 games console — from worldtvpc.com


NBC News is coming to your Xbox 360, and in the process could be showing us a glimpse of television for the Xbox in the future. Comcast and Microsoft are strengthening their partnership to bring an NBC News App to the perennial gaming console. More than 26 million people are using Xbox 360s with an Xbox Live Gold Account, a majority of which are not playing video games, but rather using the device to stream content.


Survey paints positive outlook for connected TV platforms — from blog.brightcove.com



 New iOS app Renewed provides personal television guide and more — from World Internet TV on PC by skyler


A new app has arrived for iOS devices called Renewed, and anyone who is seeking a personalized television guide and find out if their favorite shows are going to be renewed, will want to download this free app immediately. The app, which notifies you of upcoming shows will also provide viewers with up to date information on renewals and cancellations–even pre-emption!


What’s on TV? Online videos of course! — from gigamom by Om Malik


Consumers increasingly viewing online content on TVs — from pcmag.com by Stephanie Mlot


Sony files patent to make TV ads into video games — from fastcodesign.com


Your friends are your next TV Guide — from fastcompany.com


Adobe Systems set to enhance “Everywhere TV” platforms — from worldtvpc.com


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The Living [Class] Room -- by Daniel Christian -- July 2012 -- a second device used in conjunction with a Smart/Connected TV