Google Chrome cast: the $ 35 Streaming Stick




Google has unveiled at the event today Chrome cast. This dongle is connected via HDMI to the TV and allows you to stream movies Google, YouTube videos or Netflix videos on the TV.

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The way it works not only with the Android smartphone, but actually with the iPhone. Partners in their apps to support installing Chrome Cast (Cast Google SDK), that Google’s response to Apple’s Airplay. To play the video, the screen of your smartphone does not necessarily have to be, also let other apps, such as Gmail use. Only videos? Nope – of course, music from Google Music.

Screenshot at 2013-07-24 18:50:46 Works not only from your mobile, but also about Google Chrome on a PC or laptop. Here you can even (Attention, beta feature!) Chrome tabs, so websites beamed to the TV. For example, a tab will appear on the TV, on the computer but another will be opened and viewed.

Screenshot at 2013-07-24 18:56:04 To develop through the Vorhandesein an SDK and the possibility of Android and iOS, which is a very exciting box I think. In my opinion Google nor the hardware equipment should share. Then accessories manufacturers can build this into their speakers.

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To order starting today announced in the U.S. for $ 35, other countries will.

If I find that exciting? Not personally, since I myself have other solutions, but as an accessory IN speakers and Co, it would be bought immediately. For Android users who miss the streaming so far, the $ 35 but are actually a mandatory issue



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