View Full Version : HDTV Video Sharing Feature Enables by Smartphone

Kanok Karn
1st June 2011, 10:30
WD Photos Photo Viewer App Features
Features of the WD Photos photo viewer app include:
Pinch and zoom functionality so consumers can digitally zoom in on the displayed photo;
Instantly post photos to Facebook;
Create a slideshow with transitions to create digital art;
Access previously viewed photos even when the user is offline;
View photos all at once or filter them by folder or album;
Search by file name, folder name, or date using the built-in search options;
E-mail a photo to a friend;
Assign a photo to a contact;
Supports iPhone iOS4 so user can listen to music as they view their photos;
Enables users to view their pictures on their iPad or Android tablet; and
Consumers can also allow up to four smartphones or tablets access to their WD TV Live Hub media center.

The WD TV Live Hub media center already lets users store and play 1 TB of their personal videos, photos and music plus enjoy the best of Internet services including Netflix®, YouTube™, Pandora® and Facebook®, all without a computer,” said Dale Pistilli, vice president of WD branded products. “Now with the new release of WD Photos, the world’s first smartphone-to-HDTV video sharing app, WD TV Live Hub helps users stay in touch with friends and family in high-definition.

Consumers can create content with their iOS® or Android device and send it directly to anyone with a WD TV Live Hub media center for big screen viewing and enjoyment. This feature is ideal for business travelers who want to keep in touch with their family and share their adventures in a fun and creative way. It is also a great way for students and distant family members to share life's moments as they happen.

In addition, WD Photos photo viewer app allows consumers to remotely access content stored on their WD TV Live Hub media center or My Book® Live™ network drive from their portable device, anywhere in the world. This provides access to hundreds of photos without reducing memory on a users’ iPhone or Android device while allowing others on the home network to continue to enjoy the same content. And, if a user’s portable device is lost or misplaced, the content still resides safely within the home.

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Smartphone-to-HDTV Video Sharing Feature Enables Business Travelers, Friends, and Family to Share Life as it Happens
Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world’s leader in external storage solutions and maker of the popular WD TV® media player family, today introduced the newest version of its WD Photos™ photo viewer app, which now works with the WD TV® Live™ Hub media center from an Apple® iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® or Android™ compatible smartphone or tablet.