Google TV Intro : October 12, 2010
5:28 - The crowd is being seated, five minutes left until the event begins.
5:34 - Stuart Redsun first on stage as the event begins, switch to Bob Ishida (head of Sony WW Entertainment).
5:36 - Introducing Sony Internet TV, Internet TV Blu-ray Disc Player.
5:41 - The power of "full Internet" combined with the power of television.
5:42 - "Watching regular TV and using regular apps is so 2009."
5:43 - 24-46" TVs, four different models from $599 to $1399.
5:45 - Blu-ray box will sell for $399.
5:46 - Keyboard- mouse function built in, DVR/Blu-ray controls, full QWERTY. Design takes from PSP.
5:46 - Software - Chrome browser, Android platform. Extensive search integration.
5:48 - Apps expected to grow exponentially in 2011. Sony exec takes dig at closed platforms (Apple).
5:51 - Demo showing Food Network show, Google search for Man v. Food. Results provide show times, DVR content, link to Man v. Food website.
5:54 - Demo shows how to find a restaurant from the TV show, determine location using Google Maps.
5:56 - Sony already taking pre-orders for Internet TV, on sale this weekend. At Best Buy beginning October 24.
5:56 - "Only Google-powered Internet TV available before the holidays."
5:58 - Expect to see an "aggressive marketing campaign."
6:02 - Sony has finished its Internet TV unveiling. We'll be taking a closer look at the products, stay tuned for more content on our main page.