An interesting discussion of the web's journey to the television in the New York Times. Are the television manufacturers accurate, arrogant, greedy or blind? Maybe all four?
“Sony’s stance is that consumers don’t want an Internet-like experience with their TVs, and we’re really not focused on bringing anything other than Internet video or widgets to our sets right now,” said Greg Belloni, a spokesman for Sony. Widgets is an industry term for narrow channels of Internet programming like YouTube.