Intel is joining forces with Yahoo as it moves into the world of consumer electronics and help tie the TV to the Internet. The collaboration will see the creation of a “Widget Channel” that will sit at the bottom of users’ television screens, and enable them to While similar efforts have failed in the past, the companies believe it was because the internet stopped people using their set for its prime function: watching programs. This time, however, they are hoping to bring a healthy mix of web-based content and traditional media without disrupting people’s TV watching experience.