Sony and Yahoo!, partnered to bring Yahoo! Widget Engine to Sony’s BRAVIA LCD TVs in more than 100 countries – increasing the number of markets where Yahoo! TV Widgets are available by nearly seven-fold. “Launched in Jan 2009, we’ve distribution partnerships with five of the top 10 TV manufacturers around the world, including Sony, Samsung, LG, VIZIO and HiSense. As we look to increase distribution and reach the broadest audience possible, we’ve partnered with silicon and integration partners including MIPS Technologies and Sigma Designs as well as new OEM partners like ViewSonic – enabling consumers to get Yahoo! Widget Engine on set-top boxes, media players, Blu-Ray players, DVDs, DVRs and other devices that connect directly to TV,” said Yahoo!.