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Chromecast turns a year old, Google celebrates by giving away 90 days of Music All Access

by: Andrew GrushJuly 24, 2014
In celebration of the Chromecast's first birthday, Google is giving away 90 days of free Google Play Music All Access.
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Updated Chromecast website brings bigger and better app discovery

by: Jonathan FeistJuly 21, 2014
Google updated the Chromecast website to include more advanced and thorough app discovery. Scroll the lists or search for your new Chromecast apps by category and platform.
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5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week – Google Play Weekly

by: Joe HindyJuly 11, 2014
In this week's Google Play Weekly we talk about the confirmation of Xposed coming to Android, Leo's Fortune, Modern Combat 5, and more Android apps news!
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Chromecast mirroring now runs on nearly any device, via root app

by: Andrew GrushJuly 11, 2014
Thanks to a new root app, it is possible to use Chrome cast mirroring even on device's that don't officially support the feature just yet.
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Official Chromecast app adds Android screen mirroring

by: Andrew GrushJuly 9, 2014
Chromecast owners will be happy to know that a new update is rolling out, bringing Android screen mirroring to select Nexus, HTC, Samsung and LG devices!
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Hollywood’s nightmare, Popcorn Time, aims for Chromecast

by: Erik EggersJuly 9, 2014

Popcorn Time has grown in popularity due to it’s ease of use and Netflix like experience. Oh, did I mention that it is free? The open source software streams Bittorrents of movies or TV shows while the viewer watches. Whether or not Popcorn Time is illegal, is not very clear. Even the Popcorn Time website admits the uncertainty. That hasn’t stopped the new team of developers, Time4Popcorn, who took over after the original developers decided to no longer contribute to the project. Popcorn Time has since expanded their supported devices and added many new features, including VPN support.

When it was first developed, Popcorn Time was limited to just computers. Recently, [...]

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Chromecast to use ultrasonic tones for authentication: A new trend in wireless communication?

by: J. Angelo RacomaJune 27, 2014

Google announced several new things at Google I/O 2014, and one of these is that its HDMI plug-in device Chromecast will be able to provide casting functionality even when an Android device and the Chromecast are not connected to the same WiFi network. Previously, this was confirmed to be done through geo-location data, whereby Chromecast will authenticate with the device by confirming they are within the same vicinity. It turns out that Chromecast will also be using another technology altogether: ultrasonic tones.

Through this authentication method, Chromecast will emit ultrasonic tones from the TV’s speakers, which will then be “heard” by the [...]

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Chromecast dreams come true: Android mirroring, casting without WiFi and more

by: Edgar CervantesJune 25, 2014
Today's new Google Cast features will surely keep pushing Chromecast and Google Cast to its on-going victory. Here are all the newly-announced details.
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Can Mozilla build a better Chromecast using Firefox OS?

by: Jonathan FeistJune 22, 2014
According to reports, Mozilla's mobile-centric Firefox OS has been put to use on a new streaming stick that will directly compete with, and even take over aspects of, Google's Chromecast.
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Chromecast support coming to VLC within 4-6 weeks!

by: Edgar CervantesJune 9, 2014
VLC was taking its sweet time, but developers state Chromecast support is in the works as we speak. This will truly unlock the power of video streaming!
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