Latest in Android

Image credit:

Google's Eric Schmidt sees Google TV embedded in most new TVs by summer of 2012

Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

Google big dog Eric Schmidt covered a lot of ground in his onstage interview at Le Web this year, but it wasn't all about iOS vs. Ice Cream Sandwich. It appears that Big G has big plans for Google TV, and the Executive Chairman foresees the platform proliferating to the point that "most" new televisions will have it embedded by the summer of 2012 -- that rumored switch from x86 to ARM must be going well. That strikes us as an awfully lofty goal given it's light market penetration thus far, but with Samsung still on board the Google gravy train and others waiting in the wings, Schmidt just may be right. However, until we see just how many sets are packing Google TV at CES, our skepticism remains -- check the interview itself and another video after the break that encapsulates just how we feel on the matter.




All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

Opera's gaming-focused GX browser comes to macOS

Opera's gaming-focused GX browser comes to macOS

View
Even Facebook Messenger is getting in on the Star Wars hype

Even Facebook Messenger is getting in on the Star Wars hype

View
Oppo's next flagship will use a custom Sony sensor with faster autofocus

Oppo's next flagship will use a custom Sony sensor with faster autofocus

View
Porsche Taycan Turbo's EPA range of 201 miles is much lower than expected

Porsche Taycan Turbo's EPA range of 201 miles is much lower than expected

View
Netflix is giving Line's cute mascots their own animated series

Netflix is giving Line's cute mascots their own animated series

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr