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It’s official: Google announces Android 8.0 Oreo, rolling out to devices soon

by Jimmy Westenberg 20 hours ago0 comments

How to flash Android Oreo on your Nexus or Pixel

by Team AA 19 hours ago3 comments

How Oreo is better than Nougat: Introduction

by Gary Sims 4 hours ago0 comments

Will exploding phones hurt the Note 8 launch?

by Robert Triggs 17 hours ago0 comments
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15 best Chromecast apps for Android

The Chromecast is cheap and reliable so it's no wonder that it's become so popular. If you're picking one up, don't forget these awesome Chromecast apps!
by Joe Hindy2 weeks ago62

How to use Google Home with Chromecast

Interested in using Google Home to control your television? Thanks to Google Home Chromecast support, doing this is actually pretty easy.
by David ImelJuly 9, 2017

Google nixes Chromecast’s ability to use Android’s mobile hotspot for WiFi

Even though you can go back to an older version of Google Play Services to retain the workaround, it does come with its own repercussions.
by Williams PelegrinJune 6, 201715

Samsung Gear VR owners can share what they see on a big screen TV via Chromecast

Oculus has added Chromecast support for Samsung Gear VR owners, so they can share what they are looking at on a big screen TV.
by John CallahamMay 31, 20173
 
 

Chrome Dev is testing video casting improvements to Chromecast

The dev channel version of Chrome is testing some video casting improvements to Chromecast devices, which should be released in the stable channel soon.
by John CallahamApril 25, 2017

Roku is the most popular TV streaming box according to the latest data

According to a report published by comScore, Roku is the market leader for TV streaming boxes and sticks in the US, followed by Amazon’s FireTV.
by Brian ReighApril 3, 201710

Chromecast “cast to a nearby device” popup affecting a lot of users

Multiple Android owners are still waiting on a fix for a mysterious Chromecast popup that's even affecting people that don't own a Chromecast.
by Kris CarlonFebruary 16, 201714

Deal: snag the Google Chromecast Ultra for just $59 until March 4

The recently launched Google Chromecast Ultra HDMI dongle is now available from several retailers for $59, a $10 discount from its normal price.
by John CallahamFebruary 13, 20171

Google Home users can now control VIZIO SmartCast devices

VIZIO is probably best known for its affordable TVs and sound bars, and now the company is bringing Google Home support to their SmartCast devices.
by Brian ReighJanuary 18, 20176

LG will show off a Chromecast-based PC monitor at CES 2017

LG announced plans to show off new PC monitors at CES 2017, including a 34-inch 4K display that has Chromecast streaming support built in.
by John CallahamDecember 14, 20161
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