Google’s Chromecast was the first serious entry in the streaming stick category. With a low price tag, consistently great deals and bundle offers from day one, and continued support from Google, the Chromecast has become the streaming device that the average person actually knows about, and the most popular product we’ve ever listed, taking first place in 2013 and fourth in 2014.
The Chromecast was also a top five contender in Lifehacker’s Best Streaming Set-Top Box Hive Five.
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- The Chromecast Now Has Support for CBS, Fox, FX, and HGTV
- VLC Is Getting Chromecast Support
- Bingewatching Netflix on Your Chromecast Just Got Even Easier
- Chromecast’s New Slingbox App Puts Your Entire TV Lineup in Your Pocket
- Chromecast Just Got Twitch and a Bunch of Other New Apps
- Chromecast Is Getting Vimeo and Redbox Instant, And Maybe Tons More
- Chromecast Adds Ten New Apps Including VEVO, BeyondPod, and Plex
- You can now stream HBO Go on your Chromecast, woo! And that brings your number of options to a whopping total of four. Come on Chromecast, keep up that streak.
- Hulu has finally added Chromecast support to its Hulu Plus app, which means you can gorge on Modern Family and Parks and Recreation to your heart’s content.
- Chromecast just keeps getting better. You can now cast livestreaming baseball through the MLB.TV app. The only catch is that you’ll have to have a premium subscription. If you do, it’s time to play ball!
- Chromecast just got more educational content and funny laughs, in the form of seven new apps including Comedy Central, Sesame Street Go, Nickelodeon, and more. Sidenote: this also offers more ways to escape your family over the holidays.
- Get Around Hotel Wi-Fi Blocks and Use Your Chromecast When Traveling
- You Can Now Control Your Chromecast With A Normal TV Remote
- You Can Now Play or Pause Chromecast Videos with Your TV’s Remote
- Stream Local Media to a Chromecast Without an Internet Connection
- Chromecast Adds Autoplay, Queuing, Second Screen Capability, and More
- Chromecast Update Allows Streaming Android Screens to the Chromecast
- Switch On Guest Mode and Have a Chromecast Party
- Chromecast’s Guest Mode Lets Friends Cast Without Connecting to Wi-Fi
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- Chromecast’s new backdrop feature, which customizes your background photos and was announced earlier this year, is rolling out now. Read more at Google’s official blog post.
- Chromecast Is Getting a Bunch of Smartphone-Controlled Games
- How To Put Your Photos on Your TV with Chromecast
- You Can Now Cast Your Google+ Stream To Your Chromecast
- Chromecast’s Best New Trick: Make Your Own Infinite Inception Vortex
- You Can Finally Send Anything on Your Android’s Screen to Chromecast
- Chromecast Now Pairs With Phones Using Simple Ultrasonic Pulses
- Chromecast Is Getting a Slew of Awesome New Features
- Google Drive Can Now Send Presentations to the Chromecast
- Good news, Android-loving Chromecast users: the newest beta of Chrome for Android adds casting ability for YouTube videos and thus, basically any standard HTML5 video. It’s a beta, so it might be a little clunky, but hey, now your casting abilities aren’t limited to your computer.
- Chromecast can now play embedded YouTube videos on your TV—no need to mirror entire browser tabs any longer. Which is neat.
- Stream Videos From Your Android Phone to Practically Any Set-Top Box
- Google Chromecast continues to improve piece by piece; the streaming dongle added Pandora today to its small but scrappy stable of apps.
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- Google has finally released the long-awaited Google Cast SDK. While there won’t be any immediate change, Chromecast users may see more apps with the casting button built in. Developers can check out the SDK here, while the rest of us wait for our Chromecasts to get more awesome.
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- Aircast Turns Chromecast into an Android AirPlay
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- Chromecast Is Finally Going to Get the Awesome Apps It Deserves
- This Clever App Turns Your Chromecast Into a Bootleg Wii
- VidCast Streams Almost Any Web Video to Your Chromecast
- DashCast Streams Dashboard-Style Web Pages to Your Chromecast
- My Cloud Player Streams SoundCloud Music to Your Chromecast
- Mirror Enabler Brings Chromecast Screen Mirroring to More Devices
- QCast Turns Your Chromecast into a Shared Music Party for Your Guests
- Allcast Adds Device Mirroring to Chrome, Removes 10 Minute Limit
- AllCast Adds Chromecast Support, Streams Local Media to Your TV
- AllCast Streams Your Videos to All Your DLNA Devices, Chromecast-Style
- Videostream for Android Streams Movies from Your PC to Your Chromecast
- Castnow Streams Movies and Torrents to Chromecast, No Chrome Required
- LocalCast Streams Google Drive Videos to Chromecast for Free
- Spoticast Streams Your Spotify Music to Your Chromecast
- VideoStream for Google Chromecast Streams Any Video to the Big Screen
- Google Launches Chromecast for iOS for New Chromecast Setup
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