Fox Joins Google TV Broadcast Blockade

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The final shoe has dropped: (s NWS) became the latest and final broadcast network to block its online video streams from appearing on Google TV-powered devices, according to a report on GTVHub.

We haven’t been able to verify the story — we’re about knee deep in our annual NewTeeVee Live conference, where Google TV product lead Rishi Chandra just said that cord-cutting is “not happening” — but if true, the disappearance of videos on Google TV means that all four major broadcast networks are keeping users from being able to watch full-length TV episodes on those devices. ABC, (s DIS) CBS (s CBS) and NBC (s GE) had all previously blocked their shows online from being accessed around the same time Google TV devices from Logitech (s LOGI) and Sony (s SNE) first appeared on shelves.

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Great, more better for!
You can watch all of this on PlayOn over your googletv plus a zillion other channels and sports programming.

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