Google TV Is Real!

May 21, 2010 – Today’s most interesting stories in technology, media and entertainment:

GoogleTV Details: I’ve got some deets on Google TV, Google’s new project with Intel and Sony. Google TV allows you to watch and search both TV and web content and will be free after users initially purchase the service. It’s going to be available this fall on Sony TV’s exclusively at Best Buy.

Google iTunes Killer: Google hinted at a new music download site. As part of its Froyo announcement, the company talked about a market place where users could download apps and music. The service will wirelessly sync to Android devices. It could be Google’s answer to iTunes.

FTC Wins Spam Battle: The FTC won a major case that is sure to curb web spam. The commission finally shut down 3FN, an ISP in Belize known for hosting malware, phishing attacks, botnets and other malicious digital scams. The shut down is expected to be a major break thru in spam reduction.

Today’s Video — Shelly Palmer chats with Tom Farley

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About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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