streaming media

  • Chromecast root access achieved via Teensy boards

    The Teensy USB Development Board made by PJRC is famous with DIY hobbyists, students, and budding computer engineers for its low-cost microcontroller chip and AVR processor, and for its easy usage via USB. The guys over at XDA

    August 25, 2014 • Views: 1208

  • New look, live music video feed for Vevo’s Android app

    Right after the resignation of its product head, music video service Vevo announced the design and overall overhaul of its Android app, showcasing a new look and better live streaming services for users. It aims to compete with

    July 9, 2014 • Views: 697

  • AllCast Receiver is now also a Chrome browser extension

    Koushik “Koush” Dutta has just made an announcement that brings his AllCast streaming system beyond its usual target devices. Now any computer can become a recipient of streaming media thanks to the new AllCast

    May 29, 2014 • Views: 5559

  • AllCast Receiver finally lands on Google Play Store

    Koushik “Koush” Dutta has finally unleashed the last missing piece to his AllCast streaming system. With AllCast Receiver app now available from Google Play Store, any Android device can play videos, music, or show

    May 19, 2014 • Views: 1170

  • AllCast is now live on the Amazon App Store

    It’s official: you can cast anything to your Amazon Fire TV. Thanks to Koushik Dutta and his tireless work on AllCast, the app is now available for the latest streaming TV box. With it, you can stream movies from just about

    April 18, 2014 • Views: 700

  • Amazon is third most popular streaming media provider

    Amazon has announced that video streaming via Prime members has tripled over the past year. According to Qwilt, who Amazon cites for these metrics, that places them as the third place media streaming service, ahead of both Hulu

    April 8, 2014 • Views: 331

  • 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: 645

  • 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: 823

  • 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: 1939

  • Chromecast is now available in 11 more countries

    Google did deliver its promise to bring the Chromecast to more regions, and were we in for a surprise. While most of the speculation has been lavished on the UK, the company has made its streaming dongle also available in 10

    March 18, 2014 • Views: 862