The NVIDIA Shield TV is the best Android streaming box — and you'll pay a premium price to buy one. Fortunately, there are some really great, more affordable alternatives out there, too.
Google is reportedly developing a new Chromecast with Google TV that includes support for the AV1 video format.
Following a temporary removal due to a legal dispute, Google has restored the Chromecast volume controls on Android 12 with the January patch for Pixel phones.
The Matter specification is working on a universal casting standard to improve interoperability with smart TVs that use Chromecast, AirPlay, and other proprietary systems.
A new update addresses a few annoying quirks about the Chromecast with Google TV, including its limited storage space.
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