Chromecast bids reach $100 on eBay

The craze for Google's Chromecast continues, Android 4.3 heads to Xperia devices, and Google Translate understands handwriting.

CNET Update catches the craze:

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In this episode of Update:

- Prepare to wait if you want the hot-selling Chromecast. Learn why folks are going crazy for it, and read the CNET review.

- Place your bets on which phones will be next to get the Android 4.3 update.

- Translate foreign characters using handwriting in Google Translate.

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