Articles Filed Under Chromecast

The latest news and top tips on Google’s powerful HDMI media streaming stick.

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Did This Chromecast Update Accidentally Put You on Beta Channel?

A recent Chromecast update appeared to have bumped some users' devices to the beta channel without their say-so.

29 June 2015

OneDrive Chromecast Support Added to Android App

OneDrive for Android supports Chromecast streaming as of its latest update.

28 June 2015

Achievement Unlocked: New APIs Will Lead to More Multiplayer Chromecast Games

A new Chromecast didn’t emerge on stage at Google I/O 2015 but details of new features did.  New Chromecast APIs will make it easier for games developers on Android, iOS and the web to add interactive multiplayer support […]

29 May 2015
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10,000 Chromecasts Arrive at Google Ahead of I/O 2015 — New Model Incoming?

It’s looking increasingly likely that a second-gen Chromecast will be announced at Google I/O 2015.  Several sessions due to be held across the two-day developer event reference Chromecast functionality, with two in particular focusing on gaming experiences: Designing games […]

27 May 2015

CraveTV Chromecast Support Arrives on Android, iOS

Crave TV Chromecast support has been added to the Canadian streaming service's Android and iOS apps and is made available through the CraveTV website.

8 May 2015

Google Drive for Android To Add Chromecast Support?

The official Google Drive for Android app could be about to gain Chromecast support, hidden code found inside the latest release suggests.

8 March 2015

VLC 3.0 Will Feature Chromecast Support

In June of last year the awesome hands behind the popular VLC media player confirmed their intention to support Chromecast, Google's then semi-new media streaming dongle, in its suite of apps.

16 February 2015
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Google is Giving Chromecast Owners $6 Free Google Play Credit For Valentine’s Day

Google loves that you love your Chromecast, and so is offering $6 of free Play Store credit to owners of the streaming stick in the US, the UK and Australia.

7 February 2015

TalkTalk Confirms Purchase of Tesco Blinkbox VOD Service

TalkTalk has acquired 'blinkbox' video streaming service from troubled UK supermarket chain Tesco, but long-term plans could see Chromecast support dropped.

8 January 2015

How To Cast Anything from the Web To Your TV (Video)

Google is back with another video aimed at Chromecast newbies learn more about their tiny TV add-on. This time how to fling web content from Chrome to a TV.

6 January 2015
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Google Cast Functionality To Come Built Into LG, Sony Speakers

Google has announced 'Cast for Audio' — a streaming solution that lets you cast your music, radio and podcast from a mobile device to compatible speakers.

5 January 2015

Google Chromecast for iOS Gets a Material Design Makeover

The Google Chromecast app for iPhone and iPad has been given a Material Design makeover, weeks after the Android client received its visual revamp.

21 December 2014