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12/10/2013
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Google Chromecast Adds 10 Apps

The Web-to-TV media device has been updated as Google continues its push into the living room.

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12/10/2013 | 6:55:58 PM
Dumb box
The move to make these living room devices just a cheap and simple way to connect to a smarter computing device or cloud service strikes me as the right way to go. I'm using the $50 Roku box to connect to Netflix and Amazon Prime shows, and if I need computer content I just plug the laptop in directly.
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