The television set-top box can stream movies, TV shows and music from a variety of content partners and services.
Amazon will offer a remote game streaming service with its Chromecast-like dongle.
Google today released the official Chromecast app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The app can be used to setup and manage various settings of the $35 HDMI dongle that Google released last month.
The Google Chromecast has been rooted less than a week after it was launched, and it seems the dongle runs a modified version of Google’s T.V. software, instead of Chrome OS as the company claimed.
You can get 7 McDonald’s Happy Meal for about 35 bucks and you’ll know exactly what you’ll be getting once you open the box. For roughly that same amount, you can also grab a Chromecast TV stick, but chances are it is unlikely that you’ll want to pry the TV stick open and see what
On Wednesday morning, Google announced the immediate release of the Chromecast HDMI dongle, an inexpensive, lightweight media center that can stream content from multi-platform smart devices and PCs to a television set.