TV Messenger – Caller ID on TV
Something that has been done on Media Centers for a while now is now available in a set top box. TV Messenger, not a msn messenger plugin, can behooked up to your screen for instant notification of an incoming call. This would really get my straights curly if it had some sort of wireless hookup. Who has a telephone jack besides their TV anyways?
From the article:
But how many times have I been in the middle of (fill in embarrassing tv show)
when the phone rings and it's (fill in famous 80s actor/politician who has been
charged for recent sex scandal) who just wants to cry about their (fill in
mundane problem) while I miss the moment when we finally see (fill in
predictable romantic plot arc)? Customize it to your liking