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Chromecast Turns 2, Google Celebrates With Free Movie Rentals

07/24/2015, While the Google Chromecast is a tiny device, it certainly has revolutionized the way we consume our content to a degree. In fact last we heard, Google had managed to sell over 10 million Chromecast units and all of this has been done without Google...

Google Unveils Wired Adapter For Chromecast

07/08/2015, The Google Chromecast currently relies on being connected to a wireless network. This is fine if you have no issues trying to get a wireless signal in your living room, but if you have a separate room for watching your TV in, like in the basement, or...

OneDrive Finally Gets Chromecast Support

06/28/2015, Microsoft has been on sort of an app blitz for rival platforms as it has launched many of its major apps and services for platforms like Android and iOS, the company’s existing apps are gradually updated with new features that make them even more...

Google Slides Gets Chromecast Support To Aid With Presentations

06/11/2015, There are plenty of applications available for putting together applications, PowerPoint happens to be a globally recognized name, but Google also has a trio of productivity apps that do more or less the same thing. Google Slides can be used to create...

Chromecast To Receive Multi-Screen, Queuing And Autoplay Features

05/31/2015, Chromecast is the surprise hit that Google delivered over a year ago. So far it has sold millions of these little HDMI dongles, allowing users to add “smart” features to their televisions as long as they have an HDMI port. It was confirmed at...

Chromecast Gets Support For CBS Content

05/14/2015, CBS is another major broadcast network to bring its content to Chromecast, the $35 HDMI dongle that Google released a year ago which ultimately ended up becoming a hit. Content can be accessed on the Chromecast through applications or through apps on...

Chromecast Now Takes Orders From Your TV Remote

03/17/2015, Google’s Chromecast dongle has proven to be a very popular streaming stick. At $35 it is one of the cheapest ways in the market to get apps and streaming services running on a TV that just needs one HDMI port. The only caveat with this device was...

VLC Chromecast Support Coming Soon

02/17/2015, VLC’s next major release, version 3.0, is expected to be released soon. We expect to see some major changes in this new version and a changelog that has been posted online by VLC confirms that one of the most requested feature is going to make its...

Google Giving $6 To Chromecast Owners In The US

02/06/2015, The Google Chromecast is an awesome little HDMI dongle that lets you stream content from mobile devices onto your TV, making it great if you have bought some movies or are streaming videos that you’d rather watch on a larger display. Now it seems that...

Chromecast Sales Exceed 10 Million

02/05/2015, Google tapped into a market with unexpected demand with the Chromecast which is why it was surprised when orders exceeded its expectations. The $35 HDMI streaming dongle has been very successful in the market and even though Google never formally...

Chromecast App Updated With Guest Mode

12/11/2014, Streaming sticks became popular in 2014 and it goes without saying that Chromecast was one of the most popular of the lot. Google’s $35 HDMI dongle saw intense demand as soon as it was released, and still continues to do so. Google has vastly...

Apple TV Is Now The Third Most Popular Streaming Device

12/03/2014, The Apple TV set-top box has almost always been regarded as a hobby project by the folks at Cupertino. It has been a while since they released a major update for this product, which is why we see the Apple TV bleeding marketshare. Last year it held 26...