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[Free iOS App] CastOnTV for Chromecast

CastOnTV is a free iOS app that wirelessly works with Chromecast. It enables you to cast photos and music in your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch device to the bigger TV screen in a slideshow way. Video clips recorded with your device can also be smoothly streamed to your TV screen.

When your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch is in the same Wi-Fi with Chromecast, you can easily cast photos on TV screen as a slideshow with background music. You can set the photo duration, swipe iPhone / iPad forward or backward to view the photo presentation.

CastOnTV can also stream the video clips on your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch to TV.

CastOnTV is available on the iTunes App Store at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/castontv-free-photo-slideshow/id829448387?mt=8

CastOnTV works with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch running iOS 6.0 or above.

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[Android App] CastOnTV for Chromecast

Back from a trip and cannot wait to share the unforgettable moments with your family and friends? The CastOnTV Android App is coming to help. It works with Chromecast to help you stream photos, videos and music on your Android device to TV. You can select as many photos as you like and even the whole gallery, pick a song as the background music, and start to enjoy a marvelous photo slideshow in front of the bigger TV screen.

In order to get CastOnTV to work, you need a Chromecast device. You also need to make sure both Chromecast and Android devices are connected to the same WiFi network.

CastOnTV is available on Google Play at https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tapixel.castontv

It works with Android devices running Android 4.2 or above.

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How to play photo slideshow with CastOnTV for Chromecast?

First, make sure your Chromecast device is turned on and  your Android device is in the same Wi-Fi network. Then you can select some photos from photo gallery, pick one music file and tap the Chromecast icon.  Your photos will be presented on TV screen as a pretty slideshow with background music.

How to stream video clips?

Tap the video tab in the app, the videos clips will be listed there, just tap the video file and it will be casted with Chromecast.

Sample Instagram Video Slideshow Created with InstaPhotoStory App

The following is a sample instagram video slideshow created with InstaPhotoStory App

InstaPhotoStory: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/instaphotostory-video-slideshow/id762309924?mt=8

This is an Instagram slideshow video created with the free InstaPhotoStory App for iPhone. InstaPhotoStory works with iPhone, iPod touch and iPad running iOS 5.0 or above.

InstaPhotoStory for iPhone and iPad Free on App Store

The InstaShow Photo Story App has been updated to version 1.3 and renamed as InstaPhotoStory. It is available for free on the iTunes App Store.

What’s New in InstaPhotoStory Version 1.3

  1. Add 52 transition effects (In App Purchase required)
  2. Add watermark and In App Purchase required to remove or custom it.
  3. Fix ratio issue.
  4. Fix some minor bugs.

InstaPhotoStory App is universal for both iPhone and iPad. It provides an easy way to turn Camera Roll and Instagram photos into video momentarily with instant preview. There are also options to crop images, edit photos, add background music, trim audio, enable Pan & Zoom, apply transitions, insert title and watermark, and more. With InstaPhotoStory, you can save your video to Camera Roll, email your video, or share your video to Instagram in one tap.

InstaPhotoStory is also an Instagram video slideshow maker app. It lets you import your own or following’s Instagram photos as well as the Instagram photos you liked, making your Instagram moments flow. There are also options exclusively for Instagram video sharing, like cropping photos to square shapes and setting video duration to 15 seconds. It allows you to share your video slideshow to Instagram in one tap.

Name: InstaPhotoStory

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DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac 2.0 Released

DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac 2.0The DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac has been upgraded to version 2.0. The new version supports adding video clips now. You can download DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac 2.0 and burn slideshow DVDs with photos and videos on your Mac now. You can also simply use DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac to help you burn videos onto DVD for playback, backup and enhancement.

Here is the download link:

Download DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac 2.0

DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac is compatible with Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Mountain Lion and 10.9 Mavericks.

DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac lets you make fantastic slideshows of your favorite photos and videos in only a few simple steps. You can create photo slideshow movie to either play with mobile devices like iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, BlackBerry, Xbox, Android, Tablet PC or share on YouTube, Facebook and other social websites. You can even burn an HD slideshow DVD disc with photos, videos, music, transition effects, themes, menu templates and more.