Plair 2 is an interesting Chromecast alternative that offers access to the full suite of Android apps, but it's just not reliable enough to recommend.
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Google's AU$49 Chromecast stick is a cheap and easy way to add streaming video and music to your TV, but it still needs a little time in the oven for the local features to rise.
Typical price: $49.00
For the first birthday of Google's streaming-media stick, the exec behind the dirt-cheap dongle discusses its back story, year one, and the path ahead.
Recently announced at Google I/O, the beta feature lets Android users mirror their device to a Chromecast-connected television.
The Australian TV and movie video on demand service is now compatible with the Google Chromecast media streamer.
Presto, Foxtel's video-on-demand service for movies, is now compatible with the Google Chromecast device and select Android tablets.
Google refreshes the Chromecast dongle at its developer conference in San Francisco. Chromecast will now allow users to connect to nearby devices over the cloud instead of just via a Wi-Fi network.
The tech giant announces a few new features for its popular streaming hardware at the Google I/O developer conference.
The video-on-demand service is claiming first place in the race for Australian movie and TV apps to add Chromecast compatibility.
WatchESPN and Major League Soccer apps aim at sports fans, while other new apps focus on photos, anime.