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Google TV’s redesigned “Ambient Mode” screensaver with personalized cards starts rolling out

Last year, Google announced new glanceable cards for Google TV’s ambient mode that display even more content and useful info when your TV is ideal. The new cards were scheduled to roll out to everyone in December last year. But for some reason, they never saw a wider rollout, with only a handful of users...

Chromecast with Google TV is still a great Chromecast dongle that does what it says on the box

The Chromecast with Google TV has remained the best Chromecast dongle on the market, offering 4K HDR streaming support, a voice remote with a dedicated Google Assistant button, new personalized recommendations, and the ability to control connected smart home devices. It has an updated design over its predecessor and packs a quad-core Amlogic S905D3G chip,...

Get a Chromecast with Google TV for just $40 today

The Chromecast with Google TV is the latest streaming player from Google, packed with the full Android TV operating system and a custom Google TV interface (which is slowly making its way to other TVs and players). The device normally costs $49.99, which is already a great deal, but it has dropped to $39.99 a few...

Chromecast with Google TV sequel could be a lower-end model

The Chromecast with Google TV was revealed near the end of 2020, marking the start of the Google TV software platform that is now found on other streaming devices and TVs. However, the $49 stick isn't perfect, and there has been speculation about a replacement model. A new report says the next Chromecast could be...

Google is reportedly working on a new Chromecast device with Google TV

In September 2020, Google introduced a new Chromecast device featuring the new Google TV software experience. The Google Chromecast with Google TV sported an updated design and packed a quad-core Amlogic S905D3G chip, 2GB RAM, and 8GB of onboard storage. Since its launch, the Chromecast with Google TV has remained the best Chromecast dongle on...

FLauncher is a new Android TV app launcher built with Flutter

Even though Android TV (and Google TV) is based on Android, it's only intended to be used with applications and games built with TVs in mind. That's why smartphone-only apps don't appear in the Android TV Play Store, and when you sideload apps without a TV interface, they don't appear in the regular Android TV...

Get the Chromecast with Google TV for only $39 today

The Chromecast with Google TV is the latest streaming player from Google, packed with the full Android TV operating system and a custom Google TV interface (which is slowly making its way to other TVs and players). There have been a few sales on the Chromecast with Google TV, and now it's discounted again to...

Freebox Remote is an unofficial remote control app for your Android TV

The Google Home app recently gained a built-in remote that lets you control your Android TV or Google TV device. However the virtual remote lacks several important features including volume and mute controls so it’s not a perfect replacement for the physical remote that comes with your Android TV device. If you’re looking for a...

Google TV adds over 300 free live TV channels with Pluto TV integration

In September we learned that Google was in talks with several ad-supported streaming channels providers to bring free live TV channels to its platform. Today the search giant announced that it has struck deal with Pluto TV, adding yet another live TV option to Google TV's "Live" tab. In a new blog post (via Protocol), Google...

Chromecast with Google TV Netflix bundle offering additional 6 months of free Netflix subscription

For those of you who bought a Chromecast with Google TV and Netflix bundle, we’ve some great news for you. It looks like Google is giving away another 6 months of Netflix for free. According to multiple reports (via 9to5Google) from Google Chromecast with Google TV and Netflix bundle buyers, Google has sent out a second...

Here are the Best Cyber Monday 2021 Deals on TVs and Home Audio equipment

It's that time of the year again when you can finally hit the Checkout button below your tech wishlist! Black Friday 2021 is here followed by Cyber Monday which means a ton of your favorite gadgets are discounted. You can get some really good deals across various categories which you can find in our comprehensive...

Google Fiber to kill its traditional Fiber TV offering in favor of online streaming

In February, Google Fiber started testing an upgraded TV experience for Fiber TV subscribers in an attempt to ditch its traditional TV offering. At the time, the online TV experience was only available in Huntsville, Alabama. However, In June, the company rolled out service in every city where Google Fiber was available. Now, Google has...