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This article was published on December 12, 2013


Google Chromecast now supports casting Google Play Movies and Music from the Web

Google Chromecast now supports casting Google Play Movies and Music from the Web
Emil Protalinski
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Emil was a reporter for The Next Web between 2012 and 2014. Over the years, he has covered the tech industry for multiple publications, incl Emil was a reporter for The Next Web between 2012 and 2014. Over the years, he has covered the tech industry for multiple publications, including Ars Technica, Neowin, TechSpot, ZDNet, and CNET. Stay in touch via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

Google today announced a great update to its nifty Chromecast device: support for casting Google Play Movies and Google Play Music from the Web. If you don’t feel like using your phone or tablet, you can just visit play.google.com and directly cast movies, shows, and music to your TV.

music cast

You’ll need the Google Cast extension installed in Chrome, of course. Just click the Cast icon in the Google Play Web player, and your content will show up on your TV.

See also – Google Chromecast now supports Songza, Vevo, Plex, RealPlayerCloud and six other apps and Google offers free shipping and $35 in Google Play credit when you buy a Nexus 7 and a Chromecast in the US

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