Xbox to Talk to Second-Screen Devices, Surf the Web
Microsoft to launch SmartGlass apps on Oct. 26; partners include ESPN, HBO
By Todd Spangler, Multichannel News -- Broadcasting & Cable, 10/23/2012 6:37:20 PM
The company will launch Xbox SmartGlass on Windows 8 and Windows RT (the version of the operating system designed for tablets such as the Microsoft Surface) on Friday, Oct. 26. The free downloadable apps, also to be available for Windows Phone 8, iOS and Android devices, provide second-screen interaction with entertainment content on the Xbox, through partners including HBO, ESPN, NBC News and Univision.
"Xbox will be a gateway to the best in movies, TV shows, music, sports, your favorite games and instant access to your friends, wherever you are," Yusuf Mehdi, chief marketing officer of Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Division, wrote in a blog post.
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