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PewDiePie Promoted by Hackers Exploiting Router UPnP Vulnerability to Hijack Chromecasts

PewDiePie vs T-Series saga continues, with hackers exploiting a router vulnerability to target Google’s streaming dongle, with the aim to promote the YouTuber. Thousands of Google Chromecasts, Google Home smart speakers, and smart TVs with inbuilt casting support have been targeted for two ostensible reasons – to show people that their devices are vulnerable, and […]

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How to enable native Chromecast support in Chrome

  Google’s own product, the Chromecast, has required an extension to stream content from your Web browser to your TV since its release. However, as AndroidPolice points out, a recent update to the Chrome browser will let you enable a flag to get the same functionality. Here’s how: Step 1: Head to chrome://flags/#media-router from your […]

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You soon won’t need a browser extension to cast your Google Chrome tabs

The Google Chromecast is a handy little device that lets you cast just about anything you’d like to your television, monitor, or basically any other screen with an HDMI port. If you’ve ever tried to mirror Google Chrome tabs from your desktop to your Chromecast, you’ve likely stumbled across the handy Google Cast Chrome extension […]

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Google shares official master list of Google tips

Everybody loves a good list of tips and tricks. Even Google. The search giant has even compiled its own list of Google tips and tricks – 154 to be exact – broken down into five categories: do more, save time, new device, ask Google, and improve access. The list will only get bigger over time, […]