YouTube live video with Chromecast arrive on Android

It is clear that the Chromecast good start to sell more than 30,000 copies in France and 500,000 in the United States. The catalog of compatible applications continues and still inflating. Available on PC for over a week, the YouTube Android app now allows to project live video over HDMI dongle Google.

Based on the 6.5.31 version of YouTube for Android comes initially focus on the Chromecast. More limitation, all YouTube videos without exception, will now be sent directly to the Chromecast (from Android or PC). The app is very simple to use, and live video can be managed using a player installed in the status bar or from the YouTube app.

Another innovation concerns “watch later”. With the latest update, the section has been renewed, always with an interface as flat and more opportunities. Where it was only possible to add videos to the playlist, share or delete videos, YouTube, in its 6.5.31 version now allows you to inform you, to love and share your or your Playlist and also those of your subscribers and / or subscriptions. To do so, you just have to go to the Playlists tab of a YouTube channel.

Compatible from Android 2.3.3, the YouTube application is free on the Google Play


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If you have not received the update, here’s a download link for manual installation.