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Review: Chromecast streams media at a nice price

A new device from Google makes it easy to stream video from several popular services to a high-definition TV. Chromecast is tiny enough to dangle from a keychain when not in use, but it packs a big punch for a low price.Full story

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A demonstration showing Google's new Chromecast device synching between a television and a laptop running Google Chrome, is seen during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco
A demonstration showing Google's new Chromecast device synching between a television and a laptop running Google Chrome, is seen during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco

A demonstration showing Google's new Chromecast device synching between a television and a laptop running Google Chrome, is seen during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco, California, July 24, 2013. Google Inc on Wednesday unveiled the $35 Chromecast device for watching online videos

Michael Sundermeyer, of Google, demonstrates Google's new Chromecast device synching between a television and the new Nexus 7 tablet during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco
Michael Sundermeyer, of Google, demonstrates Google's new Chromecast device synching between a television and the new Nexus 7 tablet during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco

Michael Sundermeyer, of Google, demonstrates Google's new Chromecast device synching between a television and the new Nexus 7 tablet during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco, California, July 24, 2013. Google Inc on Wednesday showcased a new Nexus 7, a slimmer version of its year-ol

The new Google Chromecast device is displayed during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco
The new Google Chromecast device is displayed during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco

The new Google Chromecast device is displayed during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco, California, July 24, 2013. Google Inc on Wednesday unveiled the $35 Chromecast device for watching online videos on television. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS SCIENCE TEC

Hugo Barra, director of Product Management at Android, holds the new Nexus 7 tablet during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco
Hugo Barra, director of Product Management at Android, holds the new Nexus 7 tablet during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco

Hugo Barra, director of Product Management at Android, holds the new Nexus 7 tablet during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco, California, July 24, 2013. Google Inc on Wednesday showcased a new Nexus 7, a slimmer version of its year-old tablet that the Internet search company hopes w