Castaway Premium (Chromecast)

Castaway Premium (Chromecast)


Castaway offers the following:

- Cast Facebook photos and videos from your Android device to your Chomecast.
- Cast Google+ photos and videos from your Android device to your Chomecast.
- Cast local photos and videos from your Android device to your Chromecast.

This is the premium version which does not contain ads. This version will also receive new features in the future.

If you are having trouble displaying certain photos or videos, please check the following link that explains what formats are supported by Chromecast: https://developers.google.com/cast/docs/media.

XDA Review:
http://www.xda-developers.com/android/android-app-review-castaway-your-local-media-to-your-chromecast-xda-developer-tv/

Android Authority Review:
1. http://www.androidauthority.com/5-android-apps-shouldnt-miss-week-2-28-2014-352476
2. http://www.androidauthority.com/how-to-stream-local-content-from-android-to-chromecast-allcast-vs-castaway-353628

App Permissions:

* Modify or delete the contents of your USB storage (used to cast your local photos and videos - nothing will be deleted)

* Add or remove accounts / find accounts / use accounts (this is required to access your Google+ account to cast photos and videos)

* Full network access, network connections, wifi connections (required to access Google+ and see your Chromecast)

* Read contents of your USB storage (required to access local photos and videos for sending to the Chromecast)

Recent changes:
- Fixed issue where casting local pictures would fail when swiping in rapid succession.

- Misc. bug fixes.

- Updated icon.
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$1.99
77
3.9
User ratings
142
Installs
1,000+
Concerns
1
File size
3313 kb
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About Castaway Premium (Chromecast)
Castaway offers the following:

- Cast Facebook photos and videos from your Android device to your Chomecast.
- Cast Google+ photos and videos from your Android device to your Chomecast.
- Cast local photos and videos from your Android device to your Chromecast.

This is the premium version which does not contain ads. This version will also receive new features in the future.

If you are having trouble displaying certain photos or videos, please check the following link that explains what formats are supported by Chromecast: https://developers.google.com/cast/docs/media.

XDA Review:
http://www.xda-developers.com/android/android-app-review-castaway-your-local-media-to-your-chromecast-xda-developer-tv/

Android Authority Review:
1. http://www.androidauthority.com/5-android-apps-shouldnt-miss-week-2-28-2014-352476
2. http://www.androidauthority.com/how-to-stream-local-content-from-android-to-chromecast-allcast-vs-castaway-353628

App Permissions:

* Modify or delete the contents of your USB storage (used to cast your local photos and videos - nothing will be deleted)

* Add or remove accounts / find accounts / use accounts (this is required to access your Google+ account to cast photos and videos)

* Full network access, network connections, wifi connections (required to access Google+ and see your Chromecast)

* Read contents of your USB storage (required to access local photos and videos for sending to the Chromecast)

Recent changes:
- Fixed issue where casting local pictures would fail when swiping in rapid succession.

- Misc. bug fixes.

- Updated icon.

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Sep 14, 2014
Great start
A Google User
Sep 3, 2014
Does not run on samsung S 4.2 Installs, no warning on app store. When you go to connect to chromecast. It just doesn't. Installed on newer HTC phone on same network all same. And noooo problem.
A Google User
Aug 9, 2014
Excellent
A Google User
Jul 31, 2014
Excellent Excellent app
A Google User
Jul 29, 2014
Inconsistent across devices Works great on my Galaxy Tab 10 but keeps dropping Chromecast connection on my Galaxy Tab 7. KitKat 4.4.2 on both devices. Please fix and rating will increase.