Hour 21. Using Second Screen Apps with Google TV
What You’ll Learn in This Hour:
• How second screen apps are in use today
• What types of second screen apps are available
• How users interact with second screen apps
• How to discover and pair a second screen with a TV
A second screen app is any app that a user uses on a second device, such as a smart phone or tablet, while also using a TV. Second screen apps provide a unique development opportunity for Google TV. Second screen apps are not a new phenomenon, but they are gaining in popularity and sophistication. There are many exciting possibilities for creating apps that tie a Google TV to a second screen.
How Second Screen Apps Are Used
For many apps, using a TV means the same as watching ...