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#1 Quasar

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Posted 25 July 2013 - 05:17 AM

So Google just announced this new ting and device that essentially allows the streaming of any web content to a TV supposedly easily that you control with apps or a chrome browser.

 

https://developers.google.com/cast/

 

Kind of interesting, and with Plex/Web it did make me wonder about using this with plex web to get content to TV screens. From the sounds of it you'd need to add support into the various Plex clients (Plex/web for web and the various mobile clients). That would pretty cool if that worked I think, especially if their 35$ dongle actually worked well enough.



#2 BigWheel

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Posted 25 July 2013 - 06:00 AM

http://forums.plexap...dd-google-cast/


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#3 anotherbrick

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Posted 25 July 2013 - 07:03 PM

http://forums.plexap...dd-google-cast/

Link doesn't work?



#4 BigWheel

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Posted 25 July 2013 - 08:34 PM

oh sorry that link was for plexpass members . same thing being discussed here http://forums.plexap...359-chromecast/

 

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Note to self- awesome software coupled with awesome user community.. worth putting up with a minor annoyance now and then.

Correlation does not imply causation but who cares if it works

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer   a crazy movie but so good

Media Prep , Server Logs , MEDIA INFO , Why can't find that Plex folder on OS X





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