Google TV confirms content partners

Google TV has announced content deals with partners including Turner Broadcasting, NBC Universal and the NBA.

The service also announced partnerships with Amazon, Netflix and HBO to deliver premium on demand content.

The deal with Turner Broadcasting will see websites including CNN, Cartoon Network and TNT optimised for Google TV.

NBC Universal has collaborated with Google TV to launch the CNBC Real Time application that will allow viewers to track stocks and access news feeds via the TV.

The NBA has built NBA Game Time, an application that lets you follow game scores in real time and view game highlights in HD.

A number of web sites have been optimised for Google TV including news sites such as The New York Times and USA Today; music sites including VEVO, Pandora and Napster; and social networking site Twitter.

Devices powered by Google TV including Sony's Internet TV and Logitech's companion box are to launch in the US this month.

DTG Staff  |  05.10.2010

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