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Smart TV Internet Sucks

December 27, 2012 by News, Television

I never understood the allure of accessing the internet on your TV. Well, according to Mat Honan, neither does anyone else on the planet.

People aren’t using their internet-connected smart TVs for anything beyond, well, watching TV. It turns out, nobody wants to tweet from their TV. Or read books. Or do whatever it is people do on LinkedIn. Worse, more than 40 percent of the people who buy a connected TV aren’t even using it for its ostensible primary purpose: getting online video onto the biggest screen in your home. What gives?

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