Google marks Chromecast anniversary with free music offer

Friday 25 July 2014 | 10:03 CET | News
Google announced a promotional offer to mark the one-year anniversary of its Chromecast streaming TV device. US Chromecast users will receive 90 days free of a Google Play Music All Access subscription. The offer is valid until 30 September and can be redeemed online. Chromecast is now available in 30,000 stores in 20 countries. Google said users have 'cast' content on the device over 400 million times. The company plans further updates to the device in the coming months, such as the ability to allow others to cast to your TV without needing to be on the same Wi-Fi network and a customisable

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