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Proper screen mirroring via Chromecast now working on stock Android devices, others with updated app

Several popular devices supported in this first 'beta' rollout of the feature Update: The updated version of the Chromecast app is now available in the Play Store, enabling other supported devices that aren't running stock Android to get in on the screen mirroring fun. Grab an update to the...
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Chromecast mirroring will blast any Android display to the big screen

One of the sexier announcements at Google I/O 2014 today was for Chromecast display mirroring. This will allow Android phones and tablets to push their live view out to the TV wirelessly; that means apps don't need to specifically add Chromecast support anymore, and you can have an easier time...
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Google offers Chromecast users three free months of All Access

Google has is celebrating the one-year anniversary of everyone's favorite dongle, Chromecast, by offering up All Access subscriptions free for 90 days. That means current Chromecast owners can forego the $9.99/month fee and rock out for three months straight, saving $30 in total. If you pick up a...

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Chromecast support added for Slingbox owners who have Android smartphones

Chromecast owners who also have a Slingbox connected to their television should be happy today as Sling Media announced today it has added support to Google's HDMI dongle for Android smartphones. In a blog post, Sling Media stated: When paired with the Slingplayer app, you'll be able to...
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Twitch, Disney, and others add Chromecast support to their apps

Twitch.tv, three Disney apps, iHeartRadio, and DramaFever have all been updated so you can beam great programs from your Android device to the big screen over Chromecast. Twitch lets you watch video games being played live, including popular titles like Dota 2 and Hearthstone. Disney has a...
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Netflix adds Post-Play support to Chromecast from phones and tablets

Netflix has just announced that it has added its Post-Play feature to Google's Chromecast HDMI dongle for users who are streaming videos from Netflix's Android and iOS smartphone and tablet apps. Just in case you are not familiar with Post-Play, it lets users automatically watch the next...
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Sky's NOW TV adds Google Chromecast support in latest update

Sky has updated its NOW TV mobile apps to add Google Chromecast support, enabling consumers to stream their favorite shows to a television and opening up a world of entertainment on a larger screen. What's neat about this latest update is that Sky is making it so the Roku NOW TV streaming box...
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Watch ABC and NPR One get Chromecast support

Two more apps join the Chromecast family today: NPR One and Watch ABC can now have their content beamed to your TV thanks to Google's handy little HDMI dongle. NPR One offers thoughtful talk radio on a wide range of subjects, tailored to your preferences. Chromecast support with NPR One...
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SnagFilms, RiffTrax, and Baeblemusic add Chromecast support via JW Player

JW Player, a company that has developed an HTML5-based video player, has announced that a number of content providers that use its software are now able to stream their clips on Google's Chromecast HDMI dongle. The company says: " JW Player is the only standalone web video player on the...
Latest Firefox nightly build includes Chromecast support

Latest Firefox nightly build includes Chromecast support

Mozilla, the folks who develop the Firefox browser, have bundled Chromecast support into the latest nightly build for Android. Users of the popular browser can cast tabs or videos from an Android device to any Chromecast on the same local network, using the Tools > mirror screen section in the...
Google+ on Chromecast

Google+ now lets you display your stream on the TV via Chromecast

The latest update to Google+ caught a few people by surprise today when it enabled a small Chromecast button in the interface, letting you toss your Google+ stream up to your TV. Though the Google Play changelog doesn't indicate the change, we're seeing a Chromecast button on our own devices and...
Chromecast and Apple TV

Google is kicking Apple off my TV, and I couldn't be happier

It's no secret that I'm a cross platform kind of guy. It's also no secret that I use – and enjoy using – Apple devices day in, day out. Like the Apple TV. For about 18 months now I've had a happy relationship with the Apple TV. It's small, it's easy to use and it works like a charm in conjunction...
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The best Android apps for Chromecast

The Chromecast is a fantastic little device that has quickly made our TVs leagues smarter than they were before. Every day new Chromecast-friendly Android apps are beaming all sorts of new content to the big screen, and it's getting to the point where finding the really great ones can be a...

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