December 10, 2012

The Future of TV Is the Internet

Adam Poltrack, Digital Trends


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The television, the tube, the TV, the box – Whatever moniker you ascribe to it, however you feel about its use or overuse, it is clear that, with respect to entertainment, it’s on the short list of the most important technological advancements ever. What’s also clear is that television is changing, morphing into a more customize-able, personalize-able experience; but it’s taken another of our watershed technological advances to spur it through its metamorphosis – the Internet.

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