Yahoo has compiled a list of organizations to which you may contribute to aid in disaster relief. The list includes the American Red Cross, Save the Children, United Way of New York, and many others. In addition the list includes sites that provide emergency contact information. You can find the list here.
For the smart TV to remain relevant in the growing strength of second screen devices, it must engender an applications development community that will provide as rich a selection of apps as is available on smartphones and tablets.