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Watch YouTube on your PS3 or Wii

Video site comes to consoles in beta

PlayStation 3 (PS3) and Nintendo Wii owners can now watch YouTube on their televisions. Currently in beta and announced only Thursday in a blog post by the YouTube Team, the YouTube for Television website offers a remote control-friendly user interface for the popular video site.

Don't bother visiting the site if you're reading this on a computer. It will take you do YouTube's home page. You must access it with a PS3 or Wii to get the TV version.

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According to the blog post, the new interface was designed to provide "a dynamic, lean-back, 10-foot television viewing experience... With enlarged text and simplified navigation [that] makes watching YouTube on your TV as easy and intuitive as possible.

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