Google's $35 Chromecast stick is a cheap and easy way to add streaming video and music to your TV, but it still isn't as fully featured as similarly priced Roku boxes.
If your guest is using an Android 4.3+ device, you no longer have to share your Wi-Fi password for Chromecast access.
As part of the latest release, Android users can now share their Chromecast with friends, without divulging any Wi-Fi passwords.
The launch of the Internet giant's streaming device is the latest example of Google's push into the second most populous country in the world.
A no-strings-attached giveaway of "The Fellowship of the Ring" in HD, plus a boatload of Chromecast extras.
A few key TV apps are adding support for the Chromecast TV dongle, including Showtime Anytime and Starz, as well as casual games like Wheel of Fortune and Just Dance Now.
This little dongle sends your screen from your Windows machine (and some Android devices) right to your TV.
Ready for more comparisons than you can shake a stick at? Ranging in price from $35 to $50, these three HDMI streaming sticks all offer Netflix...and diverge from there. Stick with this roundup for all the details.
The $39 device will let users stream a wide range of content, including Netflix, Prime Instant Video, and Hulu Plus.
Is the world big enough for another streaming Internet dongle? Mozilla and Matchstick sure hope so, as they announce the first Firefox OS device that's not a smartphone.