Samsung to offer HSN Shop by Remote app

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. HSN announced that it will offer its HSN Shop by Remote app on select 2010 Samsung HDTVs, Blu-ray players and Home Theater Systems through the upgraded Internet@TV – Content Service. The HSN Shop by Remote app will allow viewers to access live streaming HSN video and make purchases using their remote controls.

"We think TV is more than just for viewing your favorite programs. We're committed to enriching in-home entertainment, and transforming television viewing into an interactive experience," said John Revie, SVP visual display marketing for Samsung Electronics America. "Together with HSN, we're excited to offer consumers the ability to interact with the HSN application thru their TV remote."

The app allows users to get information on products currently airing on HSN, access to exclusive daily specials and the ability to browse a list of the last 15 products on air.