What’s the point of having a high-quality music streaming service if you can’t stream the music wherever you want? Thankfully, the Tidal apps for Android and iOS have finally been updated to support Google Cast.
From now on, you’ll be able to stream your music to any Google Cast-compatible device, like a Read More »
The lucky few that have Google Fiber have it good enough as it is, and almost every tech nerd is green with envy. But Fiber is about to get significantly better with a simple update to the Fiber TV box.
This update adds Google Cast functionality to the box, turning it ... Read More »
Kanye’s latest album, The Life of Pablo, released as an exclusive on the music service Tidal. Kanye claimed it would never come to other music services, which made Tidal quite popular for a while. But of course, after the free trials were over, Tidal popularity dropped again. Not that many people were willing to pay ... Read More »
With live streaming apps like Periscope gaining significant popularity, Google feels a bit left out. And rightfully so: The video giant is king of uploaded videos, but has lagged behind in any kind of live streaming. Google was late to the game with games streaming, Read More »
Google Cast, the technology behind the Chromecast we all know and love, has grown into much more than just part of a single streaming device. It’s now a technology used across many devices made by many manufacturers. It’s a great way of streaming content from mobile devices to the big screen, and ... Read More »
Pandora has announced that it will be purchasing key assets of music streaming service Rdio. As Rdio files for bankruptcy, Pandora will be purchasing parts of the company, as well as offering its employees positions at Pandora, for $75 million in cash. The entire company will not be purchased.
Video streaming is a big deal right now, but every different type of streaming has its own service. For shows, we watch Netflix or Hulu. For user content, we watch YouTube. For gaming, we use Twitch. But Verizon is aiming to create a service that encompasses a lot of those categories with a social twist.
Twitch is extremely popular these days. It’s a livestreaming site where people can stream themselves playing video games while others watch, chat, and interact with the streamer. It has brought a new level of interacting with popular online video game personalities, and people are taking full advantage of it.
In an attempt to further differentiate itself from competitors, Spotify is releasing a new feature soon called Discover Weekly that will hopefully introduce you to some new music, relevant to your tastes.
Discover Weekly is essentially a two hour playlist of new music that is built upon your listening habits. Which means that ... 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.