The Chromecast is a wonderful device that we’ve recommended numerous times. It was a great value when it launched last year for $35, and since then it’s only gotten better as more apps support its streaming feature. And since the SDK was recently opened to developers, we’ve seen a ton of new apps come out ... Read More »
The Chromecast came out as a very limited device, but for a meager $35, it was still amazing and super useful. People tried to get around its limitations with features like the ability to stream local content, but Google didn’t care for that and ended up blocking those efforts until the official release of the ... Read More »
The hit Android accessory of 2013 was, by far, Google’s Chromecast. The little wireless streaming dongle took much of the hassle out of sending Internet-based content to your TV. At $35, it was also a bargain that made it a no-brainer for many. Unfortunately, there was a slight downside in the fact ... Read More »
Most Tweeted This Week
After launching in beta form back in August and then getting its Chromecast support killed off by Google, Koushik Dutta’s AirCast app officially landed in the Google Play Store today. The app allows users to wirelessly beam the photos and videos stored on their Android ... Read More »
It’s been a bit quiet on the Chromecast front, but it looks like Google is releasing Chromecast support for apps in waves. This time, ten apps have been updated with full Chromecast streaming support, and some even support the streaming of local content and content from servers.
The developers of Read More »
Have a Chromecast plugged into the back of your TV? Then prepare to do a little happy dance, because that little dongle just got a bit more useful. Google announced today that the HBO Go apps on Android, iOS and the web now feature Chromecast support. In order to start casting ... Read More »
There’s been quite a bit of confusion surrounding what Google wants to do with their Chrome and Nexus branded products. Are they meant for developers? Is Google looking to make a splash with consumers? Google’s Winter Wonderlabs should help clear that up a bit.
Google has erected holiday-themed Winter Wonderlabs across the United States intended ... Read More »
The Chromecast has been out for a while, but app adoption has been quite slow. Though Chromecast came with a few apps it can stream, third party services were completely left out. Luckily, Pandora has finally updated their app to support Chromecast streaming, but strangely enough it isn’t in the changelog.
The app was updated ... Read More »
A Chromecast may be cheap, but it isn’t free. What if you want to create your own Chromecast out of old devices you have lying around the house? It’s free, it’s good to recycle and it keeps electronics out of the landfill. There are already unofficial methods to allow Android devices to receive a Chromecast ... Read More »
Hot on the heels of Google expanding Chromecast compatibility to the official Hulu Plus app, those of you outside the US looking to get your hands on a Chromecast dongle won’t have to turn to the shady bowels of eBay anymore — Amazon’s got your back.
Available to order now, without so much as an ... Read More »