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Google Chromecast update finally lets you mirror your Android device's screen to a TV

Google Chromecast update finally lets you mirror your Android device's screen to a TV

By 9 July 2014

Google has announced it will update the Chromecast app with a much-requested feature: Android mirroring. No longer will you need to rely on third-party apps for mirroring an Android device's screen to your TV. Although you could have always used Chromecast... >>

Google Chromecast tips: Ten ways to enhance your streaming experience

Google Chromecast tips: Ten ways to enhance your streaming experience

By 5 July 2014

You're probably reading this because you own a Chromecast but don't know what to do with it beyond casting YouTube or Netflix videos from your device to a TV. Well, just know you're not alone - and that Pocket-lint is here to help. Google released the... >>

Google Chromecast update to offer screen mirroring and intelligent Backdrop

Google Chromecast update to offer screen mirroring and intelligent Backdrop

By 25 June 2014

An update to Google's Chromecast has been announced at Google I/O, bringing screen mirroring to Android devices as well as a Backdrop mode. Android mobile and tablet owners will now be able to mirror live to their TV with a connected Chromecast. This... >>

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Roku Streaming Stick vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Roku Streaming Stick vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

By 11 June 2014

The rise in the number of media streaming services has been scarily rapid in the last couple of years. There are now so many ways to have movies and TV shows delivered to your home, at a variety of subscriptions and fees, that you could never be found... >>

Chromecast is now available in Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland

Chromecast is now available in Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland

By 28 May 2014

It's time to celebrate, Chromecast fans, as the connected HDMI dongle is now available in more countries internationally. Google has announced Chromecast availability for Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland. Google's Chromecast... >>

Videostream Chrome app for Chromecast streams any local video to your television

Videostream Chrome app for Chromecast streams any local video to your television

By 2 May 2014

There's now an easy way to stream any video file on your computer or network-connected device through Google Chromecast and to your television. It's called Videostream. Videostream is a web app available on the Chrome Web Store. You can install it on... >>

Bitcasa adds Chromecast support to Android app, stream your cloud videos and pics to TV

Bitcasa adds Chromecast support to Android app, stream your cloud videos and pics to TV

By 23 April 2014

Cloud storage company Bitcasa has added native Google Chromecast support to its Android application, enabling you to stream video and pictures stored in your cloud locker to your TV via the dongle. The updated Android app is available from Google Play now... >>

Buy a Chromecast in the UK and get £4.99 free Google Play credit

Buy a Chromecast in the UK and get £4.99 free Google Play credit

By 18 April 2014

Google is offering customers who buy its content streaming dongle almost five pounds worth of credit on Google Play to spend on their favourite movies, games or music, and what's more, those who have bought a Chromecast in the country since its release... >>

Aereo to add support for Chromecast in the US

Aereo to add support for Chromecast in the US

By 10 April 2014

You'll soon be able to use Google's Chromecast to watch live broadcast television in the US. No cable subscription or box required. Aereo has announced that it'll be Google Cast Ready on 29 May. That means, starting next month, Aereo subscribers can download... >>

Chromecast's code reveals home screen weather forecasts and photos are in the works

Chromecast's code reveals home screen weather forecasts and photos are in the works

By 9 April 2014

Google's Chromecast dongle might soon become more feature rich. A Reddit users has combed through Chromecast codes and discovered some features possibly in the works. In the HTML code, the user found mentions of a weather forecast function for the home... >>