Are you getting Google TV?

Are you getting Google TV?
 

 
 
 
 

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johnnythegeek
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I did purchase the Logitech Revue that had Google TV on it and as much as I love the Logitech device, I don't think Google TV is for me just yet. I only say that because of my specific situation. First off the market place is not available yet but will be soon. So no help for me there. Second, accessing the DVR recordings is only available for Dish Network DVR's, which I do not have. Other cable companies will eventually be on board but for now my cable provider is Time Warner. Third, the device is capable of controlling the TV, A/V receiver, blu-ray player, gaming console, etc... All of which I do not have in my bedroom. Since I have my computer between my desk and TV I run Boxee for my home theater needs. It is the best viable option for my situation. Hope this insite helps. Keep up the good work gamer man.

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I did purchase the Logitech Revue that had Google TV on it and as much as I love the Logitech device, I don't think Google TV is for me just yet. I only say that because of my specific situation. First off the market place is not available yet but will be soon. So no help for me there. Second, accessing the DVR recordings is only available for Dish Network DVR's, which I do not have. Other cable companies will eventually be on board but for now my cable provider is Time Warner. Third, the device is capable of controlling the TV, A/V receiver, blu-ray player, gaming console, etc... All of which I do not have in my bedroom. Since I have my computer between my desk and TV I run Boxee for my home theater needs. It is the best viable option for my situation. Hope this insite helps. Keep up the good work gamer man.

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I did purchase the Logitech Revue that had Google TV on it and as much as I love the Logitech device, I don't think Google TV is for me just yet. I only say that because of my specific situation. First off the market place is not available yet but will be soon. So no help for me there. Second, accessing the DVR recordings is only available for Dish Network DVR's, which I do not have. Other cable companies will eventually be on board but for now my cable provider is Time Warner. Third, the device is capable of controlling the TV, A/V receiver, blu-ray player, gaming console, etc... All of which I do not have in my bedroom. Since I have my computer between my desk and TV I run Boxee for my home theater needs. It is the best viable option for my situation. Hope this insite helps. Keep up the good work gamer man.

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No, I don't watch TV anymore. There is only one or two shows that I like to watch so I just find them online.

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never

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nah i will get a roku if i get anything

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I thought you might be interested:

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/morning-roundup-abc-cbs-nbc-32107

Besides, Google TV is a stripped-down HTPC without optical drives and if you want to watch shows in Hulu or any of the 3 national broadcasters (and also, have a look in here: http://tech.blorge.com/Structure:%20/2010/10/17/hulu-content-blocked-in-cablevision-%E2%80%93-fox-dispute/), just (if you don't have one, build) and use your HTPC to watch shows on your HDTV.

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I will just use my old dell or old acer as a HTPC when we get our basement finished

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Why need for tv when can download anything from internet for free & ad free.

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nope, i just see it as people having too much free time and extra money buying that

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$600 or £380 for the Sony google enabled HDTV.

That's not bad. You can hook it up through your satellite, and join it for your home network for web access.

Also, if you already have a HDTV you can get the external box cheaper.

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I also use XBMC with the Android app and love it. Anyone who is interested in it visit their site; www.xbmc.org

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Looks like a cheap copy of XBMC and Boxee. I doubt it will work without a Canadian or US VPN, which I already have on my PC but how would you set this up on let's say a TV?

So No for me but if you wanna buy something you might elsewhere get for for free....of course if you get it as a present from someone... :)

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The only reason I chose maybe was because you can just run your computer through the DVI/HDMI input on the back of new-age TVs enabling you to use the TV tuner so that you can use Media Center.

Also a maybe.

If I have the money. :D

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Maybe. I wont actively seek one out, but if it's on my next TV I wont complain. I just have not seen anything that I don't already have 2-3 devices that can do the same thing. But, I have not seen everything it has to offer either.

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no google is cool but youtube is still a bit meh so i dont think the google tv will make me want to buy

Lvaneede
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I dont know much about it, but Im assuming it all goes over the internet. My internet is way too slow for streaming video. It is only 512kbps

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other, the hell is Google TV

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meh probably not. i'm not made of money.

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When In the market for a new TV I might keep the idea open if it should come with the hardware.

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Maybe I will getting it. Depends of pricing & accessibility.

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Anonymous

How about apple tv?

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If I knew what it was and liked the look of it I might get it, you said it's a cool thing so I'll have a look into it soon.

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Anonymous

I think it is entirely needless, irrelevant, offers absolutely nothing to the cable TV and not doing it.
Do nothing to improve the user experience or in this case the viewer.

Anonymous

Only if it supports all the formats i need to their full pottential which seems unlikely.

Anonymous

Yo pienso que es totalmente inecesario y poco relevante, no ofrece absolutamente nada que la televisión por cable ya no lo este haciendo.
No mejora en nada la experiencia del usuario o en este caso del televidente.

Anonymous

No way I get that...

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Very unneccissary