Prankster creates device to hijack Chromecast and your big screen

By Justin Kahn
Jul 21, 2014
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  1. A developer has created a way to hack Google's Chromecast device, hijack its connection and blast that Rick Astley video we all know and love (or any other media) on infinite loop across your big screen. Dan Petro has built what...

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  2. Seventh Reign

    Seventh Reign TS Booster Posts: 131   +65

    Within range huh? I can connect to my Wifi network from the other side of my yard .. almost 200 feet away. So I'd say its more of an issue than you think.
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  3. Capaill

    Capaill TS Evangelist Posts: 452   +180

    Combine that with living in an apartment block, plus all the people walking past outside. Then again, I have a few neighbours I'd love to do that to! A cheap raspberry pi you say.
    spectrenad likes this.

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