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Android TV makes it possible for small startups to enter the living room. This blog post by +JoshuaBenderGordon shows how Haystack TV created their app in just two weeks.

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I got to give my thoughts on gaming on #AndroidTV. I think it's going to be a pretty big deal. http://fortune.com/2014/10/16/android-tv-video-games-google/
The man behind Google’s first foray into the set-top business discusses how gaming will evolve.
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I'm puzzled by this interview and can't figure out the logic. ADT-1 runs on Tegra 4, Nexus Player on x86. The interview talks about Tegra K1...
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Wrote a tutorial on putting together a media app for the AndroidTV.
    One of the newest technologies released by Google this year at I/O is the AndroidTV, a platform that takes what they learned from the Chromecast and Google TV and makes it even better by building on the Android OS. For th...
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Keep it clean.  Delight the user. 
For Android's second act, customizability takes a back seat to consistency.
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Still very young but also very drinkable. Dark and Dusty with great fruit http://www.vivino.com/s/53af5ace945ab
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Summary: Android TV promises more consistent design and and more advanced technology than Google TV. Is that enough to win over consumers?
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Go #AndroidTV  Go!
 
Congrats +Razer​!
The people have spoken, and Razer's Forge TV is the People's Choice winner for Best of CES 2015! It was a close call, however, as it won with only 16.13
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Awesome walkthrough of the first Android TV Dev box. 
Potential success may hinge on pricing, but Android TV is doing a lot of things correctly from the start Google is giving set top boxes another try with what can only be described as what happens when a Chromecast and Amazon's Fire TV have a baby. The new experience is highly visual, incredibly fast, and already offers some key features that some of the competition is still working on...
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We updated the L Preview developer documentation for Android TV and finally added some documentation for the TV Input Framework. 
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Such a great product.  No more fruit flies! http://www.vinochapeau.com/   #wine  
VinoChapeau Wine Aroma Concentrator
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Wanna see the Unreal Engine 4 demo we showed during the #io14  keynote running on #androidtv ? Note this is not pre-rendered, this is the actual game engine running on Android TV unit. I can actually navigate through this level, watch the reflections more closely, etc.
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Work
Occupation
Engineering Executive
Employment
  • Google
    Android @ Home, 2012 - present
  • Jawbone
    VP Software, 2010 - 2011
  • Palm, Inc.
    Sr. Director, webOS Linux, 2007 - 2010
  • Apple Inc.
    Team Lead, iOS WiFi & BT, 2004 - 2007
  • QNX
    Sr. Engineer, 2000 - 2004
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Christopher
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Engineer, Banjo Player, Canadian Eh?
Bragging rights
Member of the original iPhone engineering team.
Education
  • University of Waterloo
    Computer Engineering