Google launched their new Google Chromecast media streaming device back in July of this year and since then has released a number of update for the device both good and bad.
However this week Google has released a new Google Chromecast iOS App that allows iOS users to setup your $35 Google Chromecast device directly from your iPad or iPhone.
To re-cap Google Chromecast can stream media through your home network and from your laptop, desktop, smartphone and tablet devices offering you access to YouTube, Netflix, Pandora, and plenty of other Google Play content.
The new Google Chromecast support Android, iOS, Chrome for Mac, and Chrome for Windows and plugs into any HDTV equipped with a HDMI port.
“Chromecast is the easy way to enjoy online video and anything from the web on your TV. Plug it into any HDTV and control it with your existing smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Send your favorites from Google Play, YouTube, Netflix, and Chrome to your TV with the press of a button. No more huddling around small screens and tiny speakers. Chromecast automatically updates to work with a growing number of apps.”
The new Google Chromecast iOS App is now available to download from the iTunes App Store for free and supports both iOS tablets ands smartphones. The new Google Chromecast iOS app lets you set up your Chromecast to work with your Wi-Fi network and manage your Chromecast settings that include the ability to change your devices name, Wi-Fi password and more.
For more information on the new Google Chromecast jump over to the Google official Chromecast website for details.