Chris’ Chromecast Console

Following on from Piccastr, I’ve been working on a Windows implementation of a Chromecast tool. Chris’ Chromecast Console is what I’ve come up with. It’s the result of a lot of work translating the program to work simply on Windows. But I don’t suppose you want to hear much about that, so let’s detail what […]


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Free Image Link WordPress Plugin

Whilst looking around the internet I came across this script that allows you to configure images so that they come up with an embed style code box when images are right clicked. The principle being that this includes a link to your site (as the source). I found it a very smart idea indeed. The page […]


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Free GNU Social WordPress Plugin

I’m becoming a bit of a fan of GNU Social. Although one of the first things I found that I couldn’t do is automatically show my posts from WordPress in my GNU Social account. I use plugins to do this quite a lot on twitter as it saves me a lot of time and work […]


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CastSniffer – The Chromecast Broadcast Message Sniffer

CastSniffer is a chromecast sniffer. It connects to your chromecast and listens for broadcast messages. It’s capable of feeding back information on any broadcast messages the device sends. So when apps are launched it can give you detailed information about the apps. When it sees an app launched it connects and also echos any messages […]


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Show Pictures on a Laptop or Desktop on Chromecast

You’ve got friends and family round and you just want to show photos from your laptop or desktop computer on your Chromecast as a little slideshow. Piccastr is for you. Piccastr is a simple little program that runs on a desktop computer and casts a folder of pictures to your Chromecast. Piccastr is written in […]


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