Google launches Chromecast app for iOS to set up and manage your Chromecast device

On August 27, 2013


Google has just released a new universal iOS app that lets you set up and manage your Chromecast device. Released last month, Chromecast is a HDMI dongle that can stream online content directly to your TV, via an Android or iOS device (Windows, Mac OS and Chrome OS are supported too).

You can use the Chromecast app to:

• Set up your Chromecast to work with your Wi-Fi network
• Manage your Chromecast settings (such as changing your device name, Wi-Fi password, etc.)

Chromecast device is available on Amazon for $35. The app is free on the App Store.

The supported apps are currently limited, to YouTube, Netflix, Google Play, Google Music and Chrome browser.