Chromecast householders can now entry the BBC Sport app from their media streaming dongle.
Until now, the broadcaster solely supported the iPlayer app on Chromecast, a Wi-Fi enabled HDMI dongle that plugs straight into prospects’ TVs, letting them stream audio and video content material materials from the net or native neighborhood.
However, as of within the current day, the BBC Sport app on every iOS and Android is now supported, allowing prospects to entry the app by the use of their TV or, because of the Chromecast’s new “cast” mirroring capability, apply it to every their cell items and TV on the an identical time.
The BBC’s decision to produce assist for its Sport app on Chromecast comes merely in time for the start of the 2014 Commonwealth Video video games in Glasgow, which kick off tomorrow with the opening ceremony at 10pm.
BBC Sport isn’t the one sports activities actions app on the market for the Chromecast, though. The BT Sport app for every iOS and Android has supported Chromecast for some time now.
With a goal to make use of the BBC Sport app with the Chromecast, prospects would possibly need to exchange to the latest mannequin of the service, which is on the market immediately by way of the Apple App Retailer and the Google Play Retailer.