Vimeo the video sharing service has today announced a new feature it has added to its service called ‘Couch Mode’.
The new mode has been specifically designed to allow you to easily view movies on large TV’s using Google TV or anything service that uses HTML 5, including Chrome and Safari browsers.
To try out the new service in your browser head over to vimeo.com/couchmode and enable full screen. Once enabled you can then control Vimeo with your keyboard. Hitting escape at anytime will bring you back to the currently playing video and clear any overlays.
The service is still in its early days at the moment as still has a few areas that need to be tweaked but already shows some great potential.
Via Gadget Lab