Articles Filed Under Chromecast

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

Consumer Survey Says Interest In Google Chromecast ‘Waning’

A new consumer report says interest in the Google Chromecast media streaming stick is on the wane, despite more than 6% of US households now owning one.

16 June 2014

VLC Adding Chromecast Support to Android, iOS and Desktop Apps

Popular media player VLC is about to get popular with Chromecast fans, as it announces plans to add native cast support to its mobile and desktop apps.

8 June 2014

ESPN Chromecast Support Rolling Out In Time for World Cup Kick Off

Chromecast owners have yet more reasons to cheer with the news that the American sports service ESPN has added Chromecast support to its Android and iOS applications.

4 June 2014

Tesco Confirms Blinkbox To Get Chromecast Support Soon

British on-demand film and TV streaming service Blinkbox has announced it is added support for the Google Chromecast in the very near future.

30 May 2014

Google Officially Launches Chromecast in 6 New Countries, Including Australia and Japan

Australia, Japan and Portugal are just three of the latest countries where Google's thumb-sized media streaming dongle 'Chromecast' has gone on sale.

28 May 2014

UK Google Chromecast Sales Figures May Surprise You

Sales of the Google Chromecast in the UK have proven strong enough for the device to be dubbed a 'strong threat' to the dominance of the UK pay TV market.

22 May 2014

Chromecast Launches in South Korea With Tving, Hoppin Support

Google's cheap Chromecast streaming device is now available to buy in South Korea and is backed by support from the country's largest VoD services.

18 May 2014

Mozilla Is Adding Chromecast Support to Firefox

Mozilla is working on baking Chromecast support into the mobile version of their Firefox web-browser.

16 May 2014

UK Press Reviews Praise Chromecast’s Price and Potential

The Google Chromecast has been on sale in the UK for over approaching two months now — but what has the British press been saying about it? We take a look.

2 May 2014

Google Offers £4.99 Free Google Play Store Credit to UK Chromecast Owners

Until July 15, Google is offering UK Chromecast owners £4.99 of free Google Play credit to, they say, 'put towards a movie rental' from the Play Store.

18 April 2014

Chromecast to Display Weather Forecasts? Code Hints At It

Is Google planning to make the Chromecast home screen more informative? Some hidden code powering it certainly seems to suggest so.

15 April 2014

Rdio, BT Sport, JW Player & More Begin Rolling Out Chromecast Support

Music streaming service Rdio and British broadcaster BT Sports are two of the latest media providers to announce support for the Google Chromecast. But they’re far from being alone. In all, there is now an […]

7 April 2014