Let's face it, getting together for a Superbowl party is as much about the socializing and the 7 layer bean dip as it is about the game.
When you have the free RUWT app, which stands for Are You Watching This, installed into your android phone or internet browser, you'll never miss a key moment.
The tool alerts you when a team is in scoring position or a great play happens.
Tune in and the return ? ? Enhance your live tv viewing experience with the free iPhone app FanCake, connect with other users and play along with them during the game, guessing plays and predicting outcomes, earn points that can be redeemed for real prizes, if you're hosting a big Super Bowl party check out the NFL Homegating website and app for suggestions on how to throw the ultimate bash.
Find recipes and party supplies branded with your favorite team.
And finally head over to Cnet.com/television for a complete buying guide and how to choose the right set.
Whether you're shopping by price point or impress your friends features, the guide will have everything you need to be ready for game time.
In San Francisco I'm Kara Subo Cnet.com for CBS News