(PRWEB) October 4, 2009
Stream Networks and Apphuset have signed a contract for the development of RealRadios for iPhone and iPod Touch. The application will set a new standard for mobile internet radio, it will be tightly integrated with RealRadios.com and will provide access to more than 10 000 channels from around the world.
Apphuset is a design and software company which specializes in application and web development for mobile platforms. Up until now they are known on the Norwegian market for their success with the iPhone application "TaxiNå!".
Managing Director Erlend Eide in Stream Networks states: "We chose to partner with Apphuset because they matched our criteria for strategic cooperation and showed great commitment and creativity from the first meeting. They value simple and functional design, and have a thorough knowledge and interest for the mobile market, both locally and internationally. Together we have the best preconditions for making "RealRadios for iPhone" a world class product - so we really look forward to the launch. "
RealRadios for iPhone will support all major streaming formats and will make available more than 10 000 radio stations. The information is tailored to the individual and will provide stations both from the local airwaves and from the web. RealRadios for iPhone will be launched several languages and will therefore cover approximately 70% of the iPhone market.
Leiv Fasmer, Managing Director of Apphuset says: "There is already tough competition in this market, so our goal is obviously to create the world's best radio application for iPhone. With access to RealRadios API we have the best conditions to achieve this. There are several new features not previously seen in radio applications - both useful, and some gimmicks. The user will be able to use the same radio player and account on the web, on the desktop player and on the iPhone. All changes will be dynamically synchronized across the platforms without need for any user intervention. We consider this a great advantage for the users. One radio for all purposes, at all places and whenever you want it!"
RealRadios is a leading Internet radio database. It is continuously updated, is well organized and has a number of unique features available through the API that makes it easy to customize information to the individual. The stations are from thousands of places in the world and are organized in hundreds of genres and languages.
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