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Google responds to claims they intentionally blocked Chromecast app

Koushik Dutta worked for a few weeks on his AllCast app, after previewing many of the functions in short YouTube videos, it was reverse engineered onto the Google Play store for users with an Android smartphone and Chromecast. Google recently updated the Chromecast with some firmware updates and this blocked AllCast functionality. The Chromecast is


CyanogenMod will allow any media to be Chromecast

With developers working on new ways to make the Chromecast even better, CyanogenMod has announced new support for the Chromecast, allowing any media on the Android device to be cast to the TV. Koushik Dutta made an application similar to what CyanogenMod has made and it seems the team working on the ROM has been


New Chromecast app allows streaming from Dropbox

The Chromecast SDK is still in beta, leaving app developers sitting on their app, incapable of getting it onto the Chromecast or Google Play store. For developers to get apps onto the store, they need to contact Google, who may or may not allow it. Koushik Datta has created another application from Chromecast, after previously


Vimeo and RedBox Instant could get Chromecast support

It seems with the huge early success of the Chromecast, media players and services are prepared to start supporting the video dongle, with Vimeo and RedBox Instant the two new names. Vimeo VP of Mobile Nick Alt has expressed his support with the Chromecast service and said they are looking forward to helping out Google