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Media Browser - Ready to Cast! Stream your local media to Chromecast.

darwindeeds

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If you guys haven't heard of the news yet, Chromecast SDK is public now. This means we are READY TO CAST!

 

The devs have been working hard to bring Chromecast support to MB! We are currently in beta testing with the different platforms including Android, iOS and web. We worked very closely with the Google devs over the last few weeks to add Chromecast support to our existing client apps. Chromecast as a receiver device will seamlessly integrate with the other MB apps like MB Classic, MB-Web and MB-Roku and can support up to 1080p video playback.

 

If you haven't gotten a Chromecast yet you can order it from Google or Amazon.

 

Oh and this feature will be available to all our users ;)

 

Android:

 

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Casting:

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Spaceboy

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looking forward to trying this when chromecast is released in the UK

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Oh.......my.............goodness this is incredible.  Good work guys!

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Cheesegeezer

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Another bit of AWESOMENESS from the MB Dev Team

 

Well Done guys

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So awesome!!!! Thank you everyone involved!!!!

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Beardyname

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Damn mb3 is getting closer to take over the world!

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candybar213

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Another great client for and even greater program. You all are really giving p*** a run for their money. Keep it up

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ryantiger658

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Do we have an ETA on the release to end users? I am so excited to use my chromecast to watch my media!

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I see it says "Web" so does that mean Live TV will work?

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very exiting news!! I bought a chromecast 2 months ago in anticipation of MB support. very happy here.

thanks for all your hard work!!! 

do we need to download anything? 

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Anyone willing to compare picture quality between Chromecast and Roku?

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SikSlayer

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This is why I've always used Media Browser over anything else.

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How do we get involved in the Beta program for the clients?

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Anyone willing to compare picture quality between Chromecast and Roku?

It should be around the same exact quality. Though the Roku can directly play some file types and I think Chromecast always uses HLS. Also with Chromecast you need another device to actually interact with compared to with Roku just needing the Roku itself.

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amazing work chaps.. you guys are the best...

one thing would be also great is to push stuff out to mbt the other way around.. like geek1 guys made media centre cast, where i can push content from my phone to the telly ! please please please !!

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darwindeeds

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amazing work chaps.. you guys are the best...

one thing would be also great is to push stuff out to mbt the other way around.. like geek1 guys made media centre cast, where i can push content from my phone to the telly ! please please please !!

I'm not sure I fully understand your request? Can you please elaborate? 

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How do we get this actually working? I have the MB Server and the WMC client installed.. What else do I need to see in order to allow me to cast to my Chromecast.. I see  no mention of it in the tutorials or FAQ.s

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