0
Broadband

Google adds cast technology to Fiber TV box

Thursday 2 June 2016 | 10:24 CET | News
Google is integrating its cast technology into its Fiber TV box for customers of its fibre broadband service in the US. Google Cast, the same technology behind its Chromecast device, allows users to 'cast' apps and content from their phone or tablet onto the TV screen. The mobile device needs to be connected to the home Wi-Fi network for the system to work over the Fiber TV box. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet
Companies: Google
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Google's Fiber TV gets major interface update

Published 15 Sep 2016 08:47 CET | World
Google said it has updated its Fiber TV, giving the interface a "new look and feel." The upgrade will make it easier for users to ...

Google adds built-in Cast functionality to Chrome browser

Published 30 Aug 2016 11:48 CET | World
Google has announced that its Chrome browser now comes with full Chromecast functionality, allowing users to stream content such ...

Google vindt uitrol glasvezel te duur - WSJ

Published 15 Aug 2016 14:32 CET | United States
Alphabet-onderdeel Google bekijkt in hoeverre draadloze verbindingen een alternatief zijn voor zijn glasvezelnetwerk in de VS. ...

Google looking to launch wireless home broadband service

Published 09 Jun 2016 14:46 CET | United States
Google parent company Alphabet is looking at the possibility of using cheaper wireless technology to beam superfast broadband ...

Google Fiber to launch low-cost 25 Mbps service in KC

Published 15 Apr 2016 11:13 CET | United States
Google Fiber will launch a USD 15 a month broadband plan for residents in neighbourhoods with low rates of internet connectivity ...

Google Fiber introduces home phone service

Published 30 Mar 2016 08:49 CET | United States
Google Fiber is adding fixed telephony to its broadband offer in the US. The Fiber Phone service costs USD 10 per month and ...

Google Fiber to launch in Salt Lake City this year

Published 28 Mar 2016 11:31 CET | United States
Google will launch its Google Fiber service in Salt Lake city by the end of the year, announced Google Utah's Devon Baer at the ...

Google Fiber attracts only 53,000 video subscribers - report

Published 07 Mar 2016 10:36 CET | United States
Google Fiber had 53,000 video subscribers at the end of December 2015, 79 percent more than a year earlier, according to ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

02 Nov Cirrus Logic fiscal Q2
02 Nov Ceragon Networks Q3 2020
02 Nov SBA Communications Q3
02 Nov Adtran Q3 2020
02 Nov Neophotonics Q3 2020
02 Nov Lumentum fiscal Q1
02 Nov Skyworks fiscal Q4
02 Nov Idemia Q3 2020
02 Nov Arista Q3 2020
02 Nov Web Summit
03 Nov TIM Q3 2020
03 Nov Oteclo Q3 2020
04 Nov Fitbit Q3
04 Nov Lumen Technologies (formerly CenturyLink) Q3
04 Nov Qualcomm fiscal Q4
04 Nov Liberty Latin America Q3 2020
04 Nov Smith Micro Q3 2020
04 Nov Net Insight Q3 2020
04 Nov Qorvo fiscal Q2
04 Nov Telecom Italia Q3 2020
04 Nov Cellnex Q3
04 Nov Syn Q3 2020
04 Nov Magyar Telekom Q3 2020
04 Nov Liberty Global Q3 2020
04 Nov Softbank fiscal Q2
04 Nov Digital Infra Africa
05 Nov Cable One Q3 2020
05 Nov Aviat Q1
05 Nov Netia Q3 2020
05 Nov Viasat Q2
::: More Calendar Items