TVO launches app for Google TV

The public educational media organization launches the app as the Sony Internet Player, which will bring Google TV to Canada, hits the market Friday.

TVO is launching TVO On Demand, an Android app for Google TV.

The free app works with a Google TV set top device to let viewers stream TVO programs over the internet and onto their TVs.

TVO On Demand will feature in-house productions including The Agenda with Steve Palkin, Big Ideas and Allan Gregg in Conversation, as well as feature-length docs and doc and drama series.

The app launches in conjunction with the Sony Internet Player, the first device in Canada to feature Google TV, hitting the market Friday.