Originally Posted by seeingwhite
Chromecast mirroring was released today for select devices.
I was really hoping that it wouldn't require an actual wifi network as I don't feel like paying for hotspot access. According to Google, creating a faux ad hoc network is not supported at this time.
"Your phone or tablet cannot cast to Chromecast if it is connected to your mobile network. Your phone or tablet must be connected to a WiFi network.
The smartphone, tablet or computer you are using to cast must be on the same
Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast. "
I think I'll just go with Miracast for the time being, but steal CLSTech's idea of having the HDMI readily available.