With the announcement of the Fire TV, Amazon has inserted itself into the already pretty crowded media streaming device market, challenging Google, Apple, Roku, and the myriad other me-too devices. But how does it compare to what’s already available? Read on for more!
Dixons Retail has revealed that it sold a Chromecast every 4.5 seconds on its UK launch day, making it one of the most successful product launches ever.
Vudu, Rdio and Crackle are the latest apps to officially add Chromecast support, bringing even more great services to Google’s popular media streamer.
In version 126.96.36.199 of AllCast beta, Koush added a feature that was often requested by users – subtitle support for Chromecast when streaming from a media server such Plex or Serviio.
Once the Sling Player gains Chromecast support, users will be able to watch their cable or satellite channels on any TV equipped with an HDMI port, even if it’s on the other side of the country.
Today Google released a new app and Chrome experiment called PhotoWall, which makes it easy for one or more users to send multiple photos over to Chromecast.
This week in your world of Android: Google launched Android Wear, Moto and LG teased their new smartwatches, the Chromecast and Nexus arrived to more countries along with Play Movies and Music, Oppo introduced the amazing Find 7, KitKat finally hit Sony’s flagships, the Galaxy S5 went up for preorder, and some cool new features were added to Google Now.
These are the essential stories, the summary of an entire week in just a few words. It’s Android Weekly.
It’s Google Play Weekly! This week we saw game play video of the Angry Birds RPG, Play Services 4.3, tap-to-pay changes, and 5 Android apps you can’t miss!
As Chromecast spreads beyond the US border we take a look at what it can do, how it measures up to the competition, and what’s on the horizon in this space. Should you buy Chromecast now, or wait for something better?
Now, that’s news worth watching. Google has opened up sales of the Chromecast to eleven new countries. We knew that the Chromecast would go on sale in the UK starting tomorrow, March 19, and saw it pop up on Currys’ website earlier today for £30, but we were pleasantly surprised to see 10 more countries added to the list.