Google and Apple to go head to head over 'smart' TVs
Posted in: Online TV/Music at 09/01/2012 00:00
Google and Apple are preparing a rematch of the battle they fought for dominance of the smartphone market, but this time the contest between them will be for control of our television sets.
LG Electronics, the South Korean manufacturer, will next week unveil its first internet-connected or "smart" TVs to run on the Android interface, while Samsung will produce its first set using Google software later this year. Sony and Vizio already have Android models, and Google has announced more are planned.
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