The Webification of TV is happening

Television is imitating is the web experience according to this article in CNET News (see also this related article: Cramming more data on to tv screens). Rigid programming disaggregated into bite-sized chunks. Hypertextual pointers between content elements and between different media. Boundary-blurring. Interactivity. Digital graphics enhancing and transforming the live video experience. ... If you care about the evolution of the consumer Internet, you should watch what's happening to TV as a medium. Television programming provides a glimpse of the converged future. At the same time, it highlights the weaknesses of the broadcast model. In so doing, it poses the challenge that any true new media must answer.