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Netflix On Chromecast Now Lets Users Skip Intros

05/17/2018, When you watch a TV show or a movie, there are usually intros that accompany them. This is to be expected for pretty much every TV show you watch. However it does sometimes get in the way if you plan on binge-watching as the intros can get a bit tedious...

New Chromecast With Bluetooth Support Possibly Coming Soon

05/06/2018, The existing Chromecast dongle will be some three years old this September which means that it’s time for Google to launch a new model that’s more capable than its predecessor. According to a report, a new Chromecast is now in the pipeline...

Google Chrome Will Soon Let You Cast Local Files

03/28/2018, Google’s casting functionality works like a charm when you’re casting a webpage, video or even the entire screen to a TV but there has long been one glaring shortcoming. It didn’t allow users to cast local files from the PCs to the TV...


VLC For Android Adds Experimental Chromecast Support

01/30/2018, Google’s Chromecast is a nifty little tool that lets users mirror content on their phones onto their TVs. If you’re looking to make a presentation or show a video to a group of friends and don’t want them crowding around a tiny phone display, then...

Google Will Fix Wi-Fi Problems On Cast Devices Tomorrow

01/17/2018, It was first reported about a week ago that some Google Home Max users were complaining that their devices were “killing” their Wi-Fi networks. They basically had to reset their modems and routers just to get their network up and running...

Google Chromecast Reportedly Also Killing WiFi Networks As Well

01/15/2018, Last week we reported that there were some Google Home Max users who were reporting that their devices, at least in more recent times, were “killing” their WiFi networks, and that they had to hard reset their modems and routers to get it back up and...

Google Chromecast, Apple TV Will Be Sold By Amazon (Again)

12/14/2017, Amazon seems to have some kind of on-again, off-again relationship with some of the big tech companies out there, such as Google and Apple. As you might have heard, previously Amazon decided to stop selling the Google Chromecast and the Apple TV, but now...

Amazon Music App Gets Chromecast Support

11/14/2017, Amazon and Google’s love-hate relationship continues to confuse people. While the former ditched Chromecasts from its online marketplace and the latter decided to pull YouTube support from the Echo Show, Amazon has decided to add Chromecast support...

SoundCloud For iOS Now Supports Chromecast Streaming

04/01/2017, Just because the Chromecast is a Google-made device doesn’t necessarily mean that it is locked to Android devices. Google knows this and the company has so far done a good job at allowing their apps and services to be used with non-Android devices, such...

YouTube For iOS Updated With Chromecast Lock Screen Controls

02/02/2017, Having to always unlock your phone to control media playback can be rather annoying, not to mention very inefficient and inconvenient. This is why more often than not, apps that support media playback tend to have a lock screen interface in which users...

Apple TV Continues To Bleed Market Share

01/30/2017, We’ve been hearing rumors for many years that Apple is going to launch a standalone smart TV but that hasn’t happened yet. It did launch an updated Apple TV set-top box in October 2015 but that hasn’t done much to improve its fortunes in...

Get Free HBO Now For Three Months With Chromecast

11/24/2016, Google has a habit of providing incentives with each purchase of the Chromecast dongle and it’s back with yet another incentive. It’s a really good one. Customers who purchase last year’s Chromecast or the recently launched Chromecast...

Google’s Chromecast Ultra Announced With Support For 4K

10/04/2016, With 4K and HDR expected to become standard features we would expect from TVs and displays in the future, it only makes sense that Google would upgrade its Chromecast device to support that. There were rumors to suggest that a Chromecast Ultra would be...