While the SHIELD Portable is now twice removed as the latest SHIELD device on the block, NVIDIA certainly hasn’t forgotten about those that got on board the SHIELD bandwagon early.
Today an optional update for the SHIELD Portable is going out that updates the device to Android 5.1 Lollipop. Beyond the OS update ... Read More »
RIP DVD, long live Chromecast. Today, the Television Academy has announced a partnership with Google that will provide Emmy voters with Chromecasts and a custom app for watching Emmy considerations.
Producing and sending out DVDs of shows for Emmy voters to consider was not only a huge waste of money, it was a waste ... Read More »
The Chromecast is the best way to smarten your TV, allowing you to watch all sorts of content through your phone on the big screen. But it does require WiFi, so those with poor WiFi connections have been out of luck so far. But surprisingly, Google has put up a page for a Chromecast Ethernet ... Read More »
Google is kicking off Google I/O and the first big piece of news has just come out of the gate: HBO Now for Android is coming to Google Play with Google Cast support in tow.
HBO Now is HBO’s streaming service that doesn’t require any sort of cable subscription, unlike HBO Go. For $15 ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »
Between deals and new functionality being brought to Google’s pint-sized streaming stick, it feels like there is always something to report on the Chromecast. Today is no different, and it actually adds some particularly notable channels to the Chromecast catalog.
CBS All Access, Fox Now, FX Now and HGTV will now all deliver ... Read More »
We gathered up a few deals from around the web that we thought might interest you, beyond the free Amazon apps we told you about this morning.
First up is the Chromecast, which has been the subject of so many deals that you likely all have one by now, but ... Read More »
Google’s Chromecast streaming stick only costs $35 from the company’s new online store, and a bit cheaper at other retailers, but to sweeten the deal Google has launched a series of new promotions for the little gadget. These are all meant to make your streaming experience that much better, whether it’s ... Read More »
VLC is king of media players, playing almost any media format you can imagine. I’m an avid user on the PC, but there’s also an Android app to watch videos on your smartphone. And according to the changelog for VLC 3.0, the app will be getting Chromecast support.
Chromecast support was announced quite ... Read More »
Google is holding a Valentine’s Day special for Chromecast owners that you can take advantage of, whether you’re a fan of the holiday or not. Right now, Chromecast owners can get a $6 Google Play credit for each Chromecast that they own. All you have to do is make sure that it’s connected ... Read More »