Tag Archive: Chromecast


Google gives Chromecast platform a much better name

Google’s Chromecast platform has been given a brand new name: Google Cast. The new name makes more sense given the platform’s ability to stream more than just Chrome tabs, but the Chromecast dongle lineup will retain the old moniker for now. Google has updated its website to reflect the name change, and to make it clear that […]

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Amazon gives Apple TV and Google Chromecast the finger

The most popular online retailer in the world, Amazon, is using its e-commerce powers to put the hurt on Apple and Google’s streaming devices in order to prop-up the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV stick. In an email sent to marketplace sellers, Amazon told employees it will stop selling Apple TV and Google Chromecast. […]

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HBO Now update lets you stream shows to Chromecast

The latest update to HBO Now on Android and iOS gives subscribers the ability to stream their favorite shows to their TV via a Chromecast. The new feature comes less than a month after HBO Now made its debut on Android following Apple’s exclusive three-month deal. HBO Now users can been able to stream shows to […]

Chromecast and Roku are crushing Apple TV

It’s been over two and a half years since Apple TV was updated, and while Apple’s been happy resting on its laurels, its biggest competitors are passing it by. Google’s Chromecast is now more popular than Apple TV, reports Parks… Read more ›

Rdio For iOS Now Supports Google’s Chromecast

If you’re a big fan of Rdio — after Spotify, the other major streaming music subscription service, which just happens to have much better iOS apps — and you also have a Google Chromecast, good news: Rdio for iOS now… Read more ›     

New iOS App From Google Uses Chromecast To Turn Your TV Into A Live Photo Collage

Today Google released Photowall, an iOS and Android app that beams photos through a Chromecast to be displayed on a TV. Photos can be doodled on and rearranged in a grid interface that updates as new photos are added. Photowall… Read more ›     

AllCast For Android Streams Your Content To Pretty Much Anything (Except ChromeCast)

The Apple TV and Google Chromecast are pretty cool, but I know I’m not the only one who wishes I could stream whatever media I want to whatever device I want, without worrying about proprietary standards. Until we get a… Read more ›     

HBO Go Apps For Android & iOS Get Chromecast Support

The HBO Go apps for Android and iOS have today been updated with support for Google’s Chromecast. The feature works on Android smartphones and tablets running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and above, and on iPhones and iPads running iOS 6 and… Read more ›     

Google Play Music Comes To iOS With All Access & Chromecast Support

An official Google Play Music app is finally available on iOS, bringing Google’s All Access music streaming service to your iPhone. Users can listen to millions of tracks on demand and enjoy custom radio with no limits, as well as…

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Hulu Brings Chromecast Support To Hulu Plus For iOS

    The Hulu Plus app for iOS has been updated today with support for Google Chromecast. You’ll find a new ‘Cast’ button within the app that will stream your favorite shows to your television with the help of the…

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