Definitions for "WebTV"
Started as a general term for the whole gambit of technologies enabling people to surf the web with their TV by using a small box connecting the telephone line and television. The internet/web pages are transformed into a format that can be displayed on a regular TV.
A box that converts an ordinary television into a receiver of web pages.
A WebTV box hooks up to an ordinary television set and displays web pages. It will not display them as well as a dedicated computer.
Keywords:  japan, microsoft, delivered, www, net
WebTV ( is a web service delivered by TV that is now owned by Microsoft. Currently available in US and Japan only.