Posted by Adam Champy, Product Manager for Google Cast SDK
Google Cast makes it easy for developers to extend their mobile experience to
the most beautiful screens and speakers in the home.
At Google I/O, we
announced our new Google Cast SDK. This new SDK focuses on making
development for Cast quicker, more reliable, and easier to maintain. We’ve
introduced full state management that helps you implement the right abstraction
between your app and Google Cast. We’ve also delivered a full Cast user
experience, matching the Google Cast
Today we are releasing this SDK for Android and iOS Senders, including an
introductory video, full documentation, and
apps and codelab
tutorials for both platforms. Initial developer feedback is that first-time
implementations can save significant development time compared with our previous
A few things we’ve announced will be coming in the next few months, including a customizable Expanded Controller and adding customization to the Mini Controller, to help accelerate development even further.
Drop by our Cast developer
site to learn about the new SDK and APIs, and join our developer community
on Google+ at g.co/googlecastdev to
discuss this with other developers.