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Google TV Trying a Re-Boot

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Google TV wasn't a very successful launch the first time around, so the are giving it a go again with some new improvments, new channels. Quote from the [URL="http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/28/google-tries-again-with-google-tv/"]New York Times blog[/URL]:

"This time, Google TV has a simpler user interface, smarter tools for searching, and is open to developers to build TV apps. It also has much humbler goals. Google no longer has visions of cord-cutting. Instead, it says it wants to complement what is already available on TV by [URL="http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/11/business/media/11youtube.html"]offering new channels[/URL]. “We don’t believe the Web is going to replace linear TV,” said Mario Quieroz, head of Google TV. “This is designed to be complementary to cable TV.”
“It’s not a new strategy, but I think we’re articulating it better now,” he added."

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