• AutoCast brings multitasking to Chromecast

    Chromecast is great, but when it comes to multitasking, it falls well short. Developer Joao Dias has created a really neat workaround for that shortcoming with AutoCast. using Tasker, AutoCast lets us multitask various things

    April 4, 2014 • Views: 1102

  • AllCast adds subtitles for Chromecast and Roku playback fixes

    Koushik “Koush” Dutta has just pushed an update to his AllCast app that brings a variety of features and fixes. In particular, the app has several new features for the Chromecast, including the ability to display

    March 31, 2014 • Views: 4735

  • Rdio, Vudu, and Crackle all add Chromecast support

    Fans of Chromecast are gtting quite a bit of added functionality today, as three major services have been updated to support the streaming stick. Rdio, Vudu, and Crackle all support streaming via Google’s dongle, nearly

    March 31, 2014 • Views: 649

  • Music Boss Pebble app update adds Chromecast support

    Music Boss is an app we took a look at back in December. Essentially, Music Boss will extend upon the basic music control that you get out of the box with the Pebble. The app allows you to launch your current favorite music app

    March 31, 2014 • Views: 743

  • Philips introduces two TVs, powered by Android

    Google TV may have been set aside when the Chromecast came through, but Google’s TV ambitions are far from over. Philips has announced a few new televisions, powered by Android. The TV lineup, ranging in size from 48 to 55

    March 28, 2014 • Views: 637

  • Roku Streaming Stick takes on Google Chromecast

    Roku has just officially kicked of sales of its shiny new Streaming Stick device. With this HDMI dongle, Roku is taking on Chromecast and the growing army of streaming consumer electronics that are no larger than a USB thumb

    March 27, 2014 • Views: 1023

  • Slingbox to add Chromecast support ‘soon’

    Slingbox will soon provide support for Chromecast users. Via their own product forums, a Slingbox employee confirmed they are indeed working on Chromecast support, and will be bringing the functionality “soon”. The addition

    March 27, 2014 • Views: 934

  • Amazon streaming service and device could launch soon

    Amazon has ben sending invitations out for an event next week, where it’s believed they will debut a set-top box along with a new streaming media service. The device, long rumored to be Amazon’s answer to Roku or the

    March 27, 2014 • Views: 833

  • Chromecast streaming added to Synology DiskStations

    With the growing availability of Google’s Chromecast, Synology has announced its new support for the streaming dongle. Starting with the latest version of its DiskStation Manager or DSM, owners will be able to cast their

    March 26, 2014 • Views: 1949

  • Google launches Photowall for Chromecast, for iOS users [Update]

    Google has released a new app for Chromecast this morning. The app is called Photowall for Chromecast and is touted as being “a new Chrome Experiment that lets people collaborate with images on the TV.” Essentially,

    March 24, 2014 • Views: 627