WATCH: 60 Seconds of Social Media

CES, the world's largest consumer technology trade show, descends upon Las Vegas next week and Freshwire will be there. What should we expect? If recent history is any indication, a lot of talk about smart TVs.

TVs connected to the Internet directly or through another device offer a multitude of fun-sounding applications, like streaming video, music, games, social media and shopping, just to name a few.

And by all accounts, connected TVs and devices are making a major play for dominance. In fact,
eMarketer predicts that by the end of 2013, over 35 million US households will have a connected TV.

But another, perhaps more telling, report emerged recently, showing that we do like using our smart TVs to stream video and even music to a lesser extent. But all that other stuff? Not so much. So what gives?

Find out more in the latest episode of Freshwire's "60 Seconds of Social Media" below.

Want to know how brands will stay relevant online this year? Check out our last episode here.