Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 4, 2010 – CNBC, the recognized world leader in business news, will be the only real-time, financial news and data application preinstalled on the upcoming Google TV platform. Google TV brings together the best of TV and the best of web into one seamless experience, and will be available on Sony televisions and Blu-ray players as well as on Logitech companion boxes. These devices go on sale this month and will be available at Best Buy stores nationwide.
“CNBC offers an unparalleled suite of digital financial products that ensure the real-time data, news and analysis investors care about are available to them across multiple platforms,” said Scott Drake, VP, CNBC Digital. “We are proud to be a part of the Google TV launch and offer users a seamless, one-screen experience that provides them with the essential information they need to be successful in this complex market.”
“The Google TV platform allows our premiere news brands, such as CNBC, the opportunity to engage their core audience in new ways by providing them with a personalized experience directly on the TV screen,” said Michael Schreiber, Vice President, Digital Distribution, NBC Universal.
CNBC’s real-time Google TV application includes:
· The most accurate real-time stock quotes available with data directly from the NYSE and NASDAQ exchangesPage 1 of 3 | Next Page