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Crackle And Rdio Launch Chromecast Support [Update: So Does Vudu] Crackle And Rdio Launch Chromecast Support [Update: So Does Vudu]

Update: Vudu has also launched Chromecast support. Google already has a hit on its hands with the Chromecast, and it’s only going to get better as more apps support it. Google launched the SDK out of beta just last month, …

Roku Debuts New $50 Streaming Stick Roku Debuts New $50 Streaming Stick

Roku has just announced a new streaming device that is clearly aimed at competing with the highly-popular Google Chromecast and the like. It’s called the Roku Streaming Stick, and it’ll run you $49.99. Oh, the Streaming Stick already exists? True. …

Chromecast To Launch In The UK Soon Chromecast To Launch In The UK Soon

Since July of last year, Google has been selling the Chromecast exclusively in the U.S. as it has worked on expanding and improving the services offered on the HDMI dongle. Now Google wants to take the Chromecast to the land …

Chromecast SDK Is Finally Out Of Beta Chromecast SDK Is Finally Out Of Beta

Last July, Google invaded the living room in a big way with Chromecast – a little HDMI dongle that streamed content to your television from an Android device. It was and still is a big hit thanks to its affordable …

Buy A Moto X Off-Contract And Get A Chromecast For Free Buy A Moto X Off-Contract And Get A Chromecast For Free

Google has been making bank on its new Chromecast dongle thanks to its super low price of $35. While $35 isn’t a lot of money, it’s still nice to get things for free. Free things are especially nice when they’re …

CES 2014: Netgear Announces HDMI Dongle Chromecast Competitor CES 2014: Netgear Announces HDMI Dongle Chromecast Competitor
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The success of Google’s Chromecast surprised many industry watchers. Google had tried to enter household living rooms in the past through Google TV and saw very limited success. It turns out, though, that a small, inexpensive solution is exactly what …

How Might Google Change Online Advertising in 2014? How Might Google Change Online Advertising in 2014?
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2013 has been quite the year for online advertisers, especially those who rely heavily on Google. During the first half of this year, Google transitioned its AdWords customers to its Enhanced Campaigns. The new campaign management interface met with a …

Google’s TV Strategy Could Shift to Android Google’s TV Strategy Could Shift to Android

For years now, Google has been trying to make the leap from computers to TV. The internet’s largest advertiser released Google TV in 2010 with the hope of expanding its reach into the lucrative TV market while heading off Roku, …

Netflix Releases ‘Fireplace For Your Home’ Trailer (Another Chromecast Yule Log Option) Netflix Releases ‘Fireplace For Your Home’ Trailer (Another Chromecast Yule Log Option)

As previously reported, Google has launched a new YouTube video fireplace for Chromecast users. Netflix has actually had fireplace video content since 2010, and with Chromecast support, users of Google’s streaming device will have another option. Netflix has now released …

Time Warner’s Yule Log Is Back, But Has Some Chromecast Competition This Year Time Warner’s Yule Log Is Back, But Has Some Chromecast Competition This Year

On Friday, we told you about Google’s YouTube Fireplace for Chromecast. It’s essentially an hour-long video of a fireplace burning with a dog sitting in a chair. Simple, but people seem to like it. Well, if you’re a Time Warner …

Google Gives Chromecast Users A Fireplace For The Holidays Google Gives Chromecast Users A Fireplace For The Holidays

‘Tis the season. Google has introduced the YouTube Fireplace for Chromecast, which it calls “the easiest way to get the fire going this holiday season.” Yep, it’s just an hour-long video of a fire burning in a fireplace. There’s also …

Chromecast Updated With 10 More Apps Just In Time For The Holidays Chromecast Updated With 10 More Apps Just In Time For The Holidays

Over the holidays, many gifts will be exchanged between friends and loved ones. Google obviously hopes one of those gifts is a Chromecast and is updating its TV streaming device with all new apps just in time for the festivus …

Google Chromecast Gets Its First Game Google Chromecast Gets Its First Game

When Google originally announced Chromecast, the stated intention was to make streaming video and audio content to the living room much easier. That has been the case for a while now, but now it looks like some intrepid developers have …

HBO Go Now Features Chromecast Support HBO Go Now Features Chromecast Support

When the Chromecast was first announced back in July, it only supported a handful of video streaming services. The list of supported services has steadily improved over the last few months, but a few noteworthy streaming services were still not …

Pandora Lands On Google Chromecast Pandora Lands On Google Chromecast
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Google Chromecast has thus far only been used as a video streaming device for services like Netflix, Hulu and YouTube. That’s not to say that the Chromecast can only do video, however, as a major player in the online music …

Hulu Plus For iPhone Gets Chromecast Integration Hulu Plus For iPhone Gets Chromecast Integration

Earlier this month, Hulu Plus announced that Chromecast integration had finally arrived for its iOS and Android apps. It was great news for those who had been waiting for Hulu Plus to join the Chromecast party, but there was one …

Chromecast Adds Support For Hulu Plus Chromecast Adds Support For Hulu Plus
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In late July, Google announced its intention to take over the living room with Chromecast. It’s an incredibly ambitious idea, but it lacked a lot of the services users have come to expect from streaming devices at launch. It’s getting …

Android Tablet: How Miracast Works Android Tablet: How Miracast Works
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More and more often, as of late, devices are supporting “Miracast.” Making its way into the mainstream, Miracast is a magnificent feature that could possibly wipe out other video streaming standards in a very fragmented Android market. Miracast acts like …

Google Tests Chromecast Support For YouTube Embeds Google Tests Chromecast Support For YouTube Embeds

When the Chromecast was first announced, Google said that its new streaming device would only work with certain services, like YouTube Now with a new update that’s making the rounds, Chromecast users may soon find themselves able to beam content …

Google Gives Netflix Users A Chromecast Tour Google Gives Netflix Users A Chromecast Tour

Google has posted a video to its Chrome YouTube channel discussing how to cast using Netflix. Google unveiled the device at a press event last month, launching with Netflix suppor immediately. “Simply plug Chromecast into your TV, connect it to …

Google Has A Perfectly Reasonable Explanation For Why It Killed That Chromecast App Google Has A Perfectly Reasonable Explanation For Why It Killed That Chromecast App
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We learned yesterday that Google killed a third-party streaming app for Chromecast called AllCast. Koushik Dutta built the app so that he could stream local content to his TV through Chromecast instead of having to rely on official apps like …