Google Media Server: Google For TV
Google today announced about its latest application, Google Media Server. It’s a Windows application, powered by Google Desktop, finds photos, music, and video and makes it available to DLNA devices. These devices include PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and most media center PCs. That means you can now watch your media files on your TV, with the help of Google Media Server.
Google Media Server is a Windows application that aims to bridge the gap between Google and your TV. It uses Google Desktop technology such as Desktop gadgets for the administration tool and Google Desktop Search to locate media files. All you need is a PC running Google Desktop and a UPnP-enabled device (e.g. a PlayStation 3). At the touch of a button, you can then:
- Access videos, music, and photos stored on your PC
- View Picasa Web Albums
- Play your favorite YouTube videos
This gadget requires Google Desktop 5 or higher, which can be downloaded form here.
Download Google Media Server (Windows only)