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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...

Chromecast Gets Comedy Central, Nickelodeon And More

11/25/2014, It has been a long time since Google’s $35 HDMI dongle was released and its performance has exceeded even Google’s expectations. Chromecast hooks up to a television through the HDMI port and then allows users to “cast” content to...

Chromecast Gets Family-Friendly Games

11/11/2014, It has been one very interesting year for Google’s Chromecast, as this particular platform has seen the addition of hundreds of apps along the way in order to win the hearts of more of its users as well as to entice others to take a peek at it. Not only...

Google Exec Hints At Second-Gen Chromecast

10/22/2014, Back in 2013, Google unveiled the Chromecast. For those unfamiliar, the Chromecast is a tiny dongle that can be plugged into a TV and then over WiFi, be used to stream content from sources such as Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, and etc. This is great when you...

Chromecast Now Supports Twitch, iHeart Radio And More

09/16/2014, Ever since Google launched its streaming dongle, known as the Chromecast, it has been diligently working with content providers to increase the number of sources that support the device. We have seen new content sources being added to Chromecast...

Root Chromecast With HubCap

08/24/2014, Soon after Chromecast was released last year its software, which is a modified version of Android, was rooted. The root access allowed users to enable features that were off limits back then. It didn’t take long for Google to release a new software...