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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


Could the Chromecast run Steam?

The Chromecast is a nifty media device, but one thing it lacks is partnerships. Currently the only app fully compatible with the device is Netflix, alongside Google’s home brand media. The Chrome webpage extension does take away some of these problems, because it essentially allows anything on the web to be cast onto the TV,


Hulu actively working on Chromecast support

Hulu can be added to the list of media company’s “actively working” on Chromecast support, alongside Pandora, Vimeo and HBO Go, all have said they will be bringing support on most platforms. With Netflix taking the early plunge at supporting the Chromecast, Hulu may have missed the opportunity to really grab user attention. The good


HBO Go will be coming to the Chromecast

HBO has announced they are actively exploring the Chromecast, but have yet to give a date on when the HBO Go app will be coming to the media streaming dongle. The Chromecast was released last week and already both the media and consumers have been parading it as one of the biggest achievements for Google


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