Why aren’t the original, or first-generation, Google TV devices supported?

First-generation Google TV devices like the Sony TV and Blu-ray players introduced in 2010, and the Logitech Revue box, only support a certain type of Digital Rights Management (DRM) solution. Unfortunately, those devices will not support the type of DRM that is supported by the newer Google TV devices on which the Redbox Instant by Verizon app functions.
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