CES 2012 – The Smart TV Digest

In the build up to CES 2012 we’re bringing you a digest of all the Smart TV  announcements, from new TV sets to content and apps, through to the technology that matters. Think we’ve missed something? Let us know in the comments.

CES 2012 – The Smart TV Digest

MediaTek releases high-end smart TV chip [Rapid TV News]

Roku Evolve Internet TV From Set-Top Box To Stick [WorldTVPC]

Samsung Smart TV ads gobble credit cards: Spend money with your remote [ElectricPig]

TransGaming expands ‘smart TV’ platform with $7M acquisition [Gamasutra]

Broadcom announces smart TV chips [VR-Zone]

Cloud TV Box is announced by Sungale [MMD Newswires]

Microsoft to pair DVR with next Xbox? [CNET]

Logitech Cube looks to reimagine the mouse, converts to a presenter should the need arise [Engadget]

Sony releases television that shows each person on the sofa a totally different screen [The Daily Mail]

ACCESS MyTV OTT Multiscreen Video Platform Launches at CES Allowing Consumers to Create, Watch and Share Personal Video Channels on any Connected Device [Access]

Marvell’s new chip fills Google TV void left by Intel [ComputerWorld]

PlayJam partners with GameHouse for its Smart TV gaming platform [PocketGamer]

Google and Apple to go head to head over ‘smart’ TVs [The Guardian]


About Navin Natoewal, General Manager Philips uWand

Navin Natoewal is General Manager of the Philips uWand team. uWand is a direct pointing and gesture control technology for remote controls. uWand offers fluent 3D gesture control and direct pointing capabilities with the same intuitiveness as a multi-touch screen. uWand, a result of 80 man-years of research and development, can be implemented in remote controls and interact with multiple electronic devices such as PCs, TVs, set-top boxes, DVD players and game consoles. Users control the devices simply by pointing in the appropriate direction or making specific movements in all three dimensions. For more information please visit http://www.uwand.com
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  1. Pingback: CES 2012: The Smart TV Digest – the second installment | uWand

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