A new app for Google Chromecast, Google’s device that plugs into televisions and allows users to stream content from their mobile device, brings the first-ever game to the experimental new platform.
Before you get too excited, the app is really just a digital version of tic- tac-toe for Android and iOS mobile devices. But it does allow for two players to play head-to-head on their own devices, showing some possibilities for future apps. It also proves that app developers are serious about developing for the Chromecast platform.
This is especially exciting considering that the Google Cast API is still in beta. When the full version comes out, it seems obvious that Chromecast will support much more than just video and music streaming.
Originally from Northern California, Ryan W. Neal came to New York to earn his master's in journalism from Columbia University. He joined IB Times April 2013, and is a writer...