The cat fight is over.
Google’s Chromecast Audio is a simple wireless dongle you can plug into virtually any pair of speakers to make them smart speakers, capable of casting audio to using a 3.5mm connection. It costs $35 and is a great way to make a dumb set of speakers a connected set of speakers. Unfortunately, this solution is […]
Here’s the thing, though: we don’t know why.
After announcing the feature last month, Google is now rolling out an update to Chromecast users that allows them to add their devices to a speaker group in order to play music across multiple sources. All generations of Chromecast are supported by this feature. This comes after smart displays were added to the list of […]
Alongside the new Pixel 3, Google Home Hub, Pixel Slate, and wired Pixel Buds, Google today is also introducing an upgraded Chromecast that features a new design and updated internals. The new design opts for a matte finish instead of gloss and includes Google’s G logo instead of the traditional Chromecast icon. The new Chromecast […]
After pulling the devices more than two years ago from its online store, Amazon is gearing up to once again sell the Apple TV and Google Chromecast. The news was confirmed by multiple news outlets and listings for the products have already been published. Of course, since the devices are to be sold by Amazon […]
Samsung and Oculus have updated their Gear VR platform to support casting content to a Google Chromecast. This way, your friends can see what you’re viewing in a VR experience right on your TV. You’ll need to update the Oculus app on your Android Nougat-enabled device in order to do so, then hit the Cast button […]
Today at their event, Google unveiled their latest Chromecast they call the Chromecast Ultra. This model bears resemblance to last year’s redesigned Chromecast lineup that’s basically a puck with an HDMI cable attached to it. This year’s model is slightly different with the removal of the Chrome logo, addition of the Google “G” logo, and […]
Following today’s report of a possible new Wi-Fi router from Google, Android Police has released an article which claims to have leaked the prices of Google’s upcoming Home assistant which is powered by the Google Assistant and 4K-enabled Chromecast ‘Ultra’. Both of these products are rumored to be launched at the currently scheduled October 4th Google […]
Mark your calendars, people! A new report by Android Police has confirmed that Google will announce their upcoming Pixel smartphones alongside a suite of other products at an event on October 4th. This date is slightly later when compared to year’s past, but let’s be thankful that the time is almost here when we get […]
Re/code has gotten Amazon’s CEO and founder Jeff Bezos to send them a statement on why his company doesn’t sell the Apple TV or Chromecast. It’s been rumored that by having the company’s Fire TV and TV Stick as the main available media streaming utilities, Amazon could sell more, however that hasn’t resulted in any […]
It appears that Google is beginning to email YouTube Red subscribers an offer which will get them a free Chromecast if they follow a certain process through the online Google Store. Of course, it’s usually clear just what kind of subscribers (either old or new) get these kinds of offers, however as Android Authority reports, both […]
Spotify has launched a pretty sweet promotion. Now, if you prepay 3 months of the music streaming service’s Premium service (a total of $29.97), they’ll give you a FREE Chromecast. This is more than a 50% discount, as this whole package would normally cost $64.97. That’s actually a 62% discount, if you do the math… Here’s something […]
Google is currently holding a sweet deal for anyone who buys a Chromecast or Chromecast audio from the Google Store: if you buy one of them (or better yet, both), the company will credit your Google account with $10 to spend on Google Play apps, games, movies, music, etc. However this deal’s good at the […]