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Six Ways TVs of The Future Will Become More Intelligent
CNBC.com | January 04, 2012 | 12:19 PM EST

Aside from 3D, HDTV, and color, changes in television set technology have been slow and subtle over the years, but with today’s changing tech landscape, TVs of the not-so-distant future could be intuitive, interactive devices that “watch us.” With the annual Consumer Electronics Show just around the corner, let’s look at some of the ways in which we can expect TVs to change.

1. TVs Will Watch You and Learn What You Like to Watch

It might take some face recognition technology already being demonstrated in the latest version of Android (Ice Cream Sandwich), Apple’s iPhoto and even Facebook, combined with some machine learning and AI technology but imagine how useful it would be if your TV could watch you for a change, learning all about your viewing behavior including likes and dislikes. After becoming familiar with your TV viewing preferences, your TV could become a virtual assistant for you, recommending programs or incorporating recommendations from your network of friends.

2. TVs Will Understand Gestures and Voice

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