Google unveils $35 Web-TV connector called Chromecast

Google unveiled its newest approach to getting Web content onto high-definition TV sets with its $35 Chromecast device that can play Web videos from Netflix, YouTube and Google Play on an HDTV. The device uses a home's Wi-Fi, plugs into a TV's HDMI port and can be controlled by a smartphone, tablet or computer. This is Google's second connected TV device and will largely combat Apple's $99 Apple TV.

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