Monday, August 6, 2012
Using Nexus 7 as a Google TV remote control
Google TV is a Smart TV platform that integrates Android operating system and the Google Chrome browser. Users can watch YouTube and other online video apps right on the GTV. Wihtout using Sony/Logitech keyboard controller, you can also turn your Nexus 7 into a remote control for your television.
Using your Nexus 7 as a Google TV remote control
* On the tablet, touch "Google Play", open the search page and enter "Google TV Remote."
* Select "Google TV Remote" app and touch "Download" and "Accept & download".
* Make sure your N7 and Google TV are communicated on the same WiFi network. Open the app, sets up in seconds and it become a fully functional Google TV remote in your house. Now you can change channels and volume, make fast forward with certain video and use the mouse pad.