Overlay News 1.0 for Google TV has been released in the Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/deta ... verlaynews
News headlines are periodically displayed over live TV as a banner at the bottom of the screen. It can be configured to get the headlines from your favorite news web sites.
- Latest news over live TV
- View selected news in Chrome
- Configurable settings on how frequently news is displayed
- Support for sharing sites from Chrome
- Pre-configured with popular news sites
You can view the current headline in Chrome by pressing the OK button. You can also add news sites to the app from Chrome by using the Menu button and then select "Share page".
The code for Overlay News is open-sourced: https://github.com/entertailion/Overlay-News-for-GTV