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AllCast hits iOS: Stream iPhone videos to your Roku, Chromecast, Xbox

Have an iPhone and an Apple TV? Then it’s easy to stream content from your phone to your television using AirPlay. But if you want to stream your videos to a Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Xbox One, or other TV box then AirPlay won’t help. AllCast will though. The app, which has been available for […]

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AllCast Receiver streams video from any Android to another (Android 4.1 and up)

AllCast is an Android app designed to let you stream photos, videos, and audio from your Android phone or tablet to a wide range of devices including a Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku, or Xbox 360. While most of those devices already support streaming online video from services like Netflix, AllCast lets […]

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Lilbits (4-18-2014): HTC smartphones with optical zoom camera lenses?

Smartphone cameras might not have all the bells and whistles you get with a high-quality DSLR. But the camera you use the most is probably going to be the one that’s always with you… so lots of folks snap lots of photos with their phones. And device makers have been coming up with ways to help […]

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AllCast for Android streams media from phone to TV (now in the Play Store)

Developer Koushik Dutta has been working on an Android app since this summer called AllCast that lets users stream photos, videos, and other content from a phone or table to a TV using a game console, Roku, Apple TV, or other box. Now AllCast is out of beta and available from the Google Play Store. […]

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Allcast Beta streams media from Android to TV (via Roku, Apple TV, Xbox etc)

CyanogenMod and ClockworkdMod developer Koushik Dutta has been working for months on software to let you stream audio or video files from your Android phone or tablet to your TV. Now you can sign up to try his Allcast Beta app. It’s available from the Google Play Store, but while it’s in beta you’ll need […]

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Lilbits (10-28-2013): Samsung tries to build its own ecosystem

Samsung sells a million mobile devices a day, 2 televisions every second, and an awful lot of other devices. The company sells more Android phones than any other company — but if you tuned into the Samsung Developers Conference keynote today, you wouldn’t have heard much mention of Google Android. Instead, the company is pushing […]

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CyanogenMod to let you mirror your phone on a TV with Apple TV AirPlay support

Google may have thwarted CyanogenMod developer Koushik Dutta’s efforts to make the Chromecast more useful by letting you stream all sorts of content from your phone to a Chromecast. But he’s shifted his efforts to the Apple TV. Koush is showing off an upcoming CyanogenMod feature that lets you mirror your phone’s display on a […]

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Chromecast may support local video streaming after all… eventually

Google’s Chromecast is a $35 media streaming device designed to let you stream content from YouTube, Netflix, and other online video sites to a TV. But independent developers have been spending the past few weeks teaching the Chromecast new tricks, such as streaming videos from your Android phone’s gallery or from your PC hard drive […]

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AirCast: Stream videos from Android Gallery, Drive, or Dropbox to Chromecast

Developer Koushik Dutta has been busy developing a series of apps that lets you stream all sorts of content from an Android phone to a Google Chromecast. Now he’s released a test version of an app called AirCast which lets you stream videos from the Android gallery app, Dropbox, or Google Drive to your TV […]