Google Cast tech comes to more TVs; mobile app gets renamed

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Google on Tuesday announced its casting capabilities have come to more devices. Specifically, VIZIO’s new SmartCast P-Series displays, soundbars, and speakers. Indeed the TVs are cast-ready for apps while the soundbars and speakers are designed for casting your audio. The P-Series also ...

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Now Casting: Sling TV Live and On Demand

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Great news for those of you with a Sling TV looking to extend your viewing options. As of today, Sling TV Live and On Demand features are available for Chromecast. To help kick off the new era of streaming and remote viewing, Sling is offering a pair of promotions.If you’re a new customer ...

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New Chromecast products

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Today was a big day for Google, as it announced new Nexus devices, a new tablet, and new Chromecast devices (yes, that’s plural!). There are two Chromecast devices now, one meant for TV, and one meant for speakers, dubbed Chromecast Audio. Let’s take a look at each! Chromecast First ...

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Now also casting: FXNOW, FOX NOW, HGTV Watch, and more!

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What started out as only a couple of apps and services picking up support for Chromecast has evolved into a decent sized list today. In addition to HTC Zoe and CBS now offering Chromecast capabilities you’ll also find the following titles joining the ranks. FX NOW: FXNOW is an on-demand ...

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CBS app now casting current and previous shows

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CBS today announced its mobile apps are now Chromecast-ready, meaning you can watch your favorite shows and (where applicable) live television through the Google dongle. As part of the new update users will find they can cast content from CBS All Access subscriptions, essentially 7,000 TV ...

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HTC Zoe gains Chromecast support

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HTC on Thursday rolled out an update to its Zoe photo and video editing application for Android. As part of the new version users will find they can now cast Zoe videos from a smartphone directly to a Chromecast-connected TV or monitor. The refreshed app allows for users more easily adjust, ...

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LG launches Music Flow speakers with Google Cast

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A few months ago, Google announced Google Cast for Audio. This would bring the casting functionality of the Chromecast to other devices, specifically speakers. This brings many benefits, with the biggest being better quality audio as the speaker is receiving the music directly from the cloud as ...

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Chromecast bundled with all sorts of freebies and goodies right now

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Still on the fence as to whether to purchase a Google Chromecast? At $35, the HDMI dongle is already quite the bargain, but some of you might need some additional swaying. Perhaps some of these new promotions are enough to get you to pick one up. If you buy a Chromecast between now and ...

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VLC 3.0 to offer Chromecast support, reports indicate

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The 3.0 release of wildly popular media playing app VLC is slated to finally offer support for Google’s Chromecast. According to details noticed in the changelog, the next big release for the media player includes “Chromecast output module”. Available for a variety of ...

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Connect 4 Quads for Chromecast review (Android)

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The Chromecast is normally synonymous with streaming audio and video services, however it can be used a a game console of sorts. Indeed, there are a number of high-quality single and multiplayer games available for the HDMI device. A few of them, incidentally, come from the same neck of the ...

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