Basically, Logitech's grabbed their 720p webcam and made it mountable and compatible with TVs—well, Panasonic's 2011 model of Viera Connected TV that supports Skype. On sale this month, it'll cost $150. [Logitech]
My first thought watching Skype be demonstrated on a 55" Panasonic Viera Cast TV was that it's going to be incredibly useful—though a bit laggy—way to keep in touch with family and friends. My second: Ac-TING!
Here's what we know: The latest Panasonic Viera is a 54-inch plasma with wireless connectivity that's just 1-inch deep. It features a set top box sends 1080P inputs to the television.