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.
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.
It's a refurb, but so what? You still get a one-year warranty. Adding smarts to your TV has never been cheaper.
Whether you already have a Chromecast, or you're just curious what you could do with one, these apps will help you unlock the potential of the tiny plug-in device.
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 deal also includes a lifetime PlayLater subscription, making this a mighty sweet package for cord cutters.
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.
WatchESPN and Major League Soccer apps aim at sports fans, while other new apps focus on photos, anime.