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 […]

2016-01-27

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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 […]

2014-07-08

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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 […]

2014-07-02

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Connecting your iPad/iPhone to AppleTV/Airplay over subnets

NOTE: THIS PROGRAM CONTINUES TO WORK WITH IOS7 BUT DOES NOT WITH THE NEW IOS8. AS APPLETV HAS AN OFFICIAL SOLUTION TO THE PROBLEM OF AIRPLAY OVER SUBNETS/VLANS WHEN USING IOS8, I WILL NOT BE UPDATING THIS PROGRAM TO WORK WITH IOS8.   The Problem Airplay is brilliant. It lets you stream from your iPad […]

2013-10-31

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Introducing Bonjour Monitor

This tool is no longer being updated, it has been left here for history’s sake!  There’s a rule in software development – never release software until it’s finished. Normally I’m very good but it seems that I can’t work on this for a few days and I wanted to share it with site readers. So […]

2013-10-22

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