August 30, 2014

Content for kids: AmebaTV gains Chromecast support in latest update


AmebaTV, a digital television service aimed at children ages 2-12, is among the latest apps to see Chromecast integration. Available immediately, the Android app can now cast content to your TV or monitor.

AmebaTV has a growing library of educational, fun, multilingual programs in video and musical format. Pricing is listed at $3.99 per month with unlimited access; there are no long term commitments or obligations.

“Families today are choosing to view programs on multiple screens whether they’re at home or on the go…We’ve designed Ameba specifically for families with children looking to watch safe, smart, quality shows at a great price whenever and wherever they want.”

Parents will enjoy being able to start up a program through AmebaTV and then switch back over to other Android apps. The videos will play as normal and you’ll be back in control of the smartphone.

In addition to Chromecast, Ameba subscribers have 24/7 access to content online and through connected devices: Xbox 360, Google TV, Roku, LG Smart TV, LG 3D Blu-ray player, LG Smart TV Upgrader.

Ameba TV