Those who were invited in and already using it now get a better interface and a way to find shows that seems more intuitive (the old carousel approach was plainly confusing, so let’s just forget it ever happened).
It will also open its API for third-party apps–in other words, widgetmania continues unabated!
We are no Walt Mossberg, but found the pre-beta version a bit buggy and often annoying, so this is an improvement. Now, bring us more programming we like (and, um, not more of investor CBS’ gross-me-out “CSI”)!
Above is her interview with Joost CEO Mike Volpe. Below is an image from Joost. Here’s the story on NewTeeVee.
— Andy Plesser