Microsoft SmartGlass app for Android released

Xbox SmartGlass Android

We’ve been excited about Microsoft SmartGlass since we first got a look at it during E3, and now it’s time for Android users to get in on the fun: the app has officially been released for Google’s mobile platform. The app requires Android 4.0 or higher, and will allow users to interact with their Xbox 360 to control video playback, navigate the interface, and search content. The real magic happens with it comes to interactive content, however: as we saw back in June, game developers and content creators can use the SmartGlass platform to offer additional information, second-screen gameplay, and even let users browse the actors in the scene of a given movie to see what else the peformers have been in. It’s not yet clear how much content…

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