Provides real-time content from thousands of global radio stations allowing listeners to curate their music and news listening experience
Las Vegas – January 9, 2019 – Vewd, the world’s largest smart TV OTT software provider, today unveiled a new version of Radioline’s appTV at CES 2019. Now, Radioline’s appTV will be available for tens of millions of Vewd-enabled devices from Sony, Hisense, Philips, and TiVo, among others.
Radioline is Europe’s number one online radio provider, aggregating 90,000 streams of stations and podcasts from 130 countries. The new appTV expands on Radioline’s long-standing Vewd partnership by integrating AI listening and voice indexing technology from AudioBurst, a voice search platform that makes audio discoverable. The new “supercharged” app offers the following new features:
- More than 100 curated channels, packed with the best content pulled from RadioLine’s vast content library
- An Electronic Program Guide (EPG) that integrates specific clips extracted by AudioBurst using their advanced AI technology
- A fresh collection of news clips from thousands of top US stations, available completely on-demand minutes after the broadcast
- A personal mode that curates sources and topics based on individual interests
- 40,000 native podcasts and replay streams, within a specially-designed podcast player
“We are excited to extend our partnership with Vewd and their integration of our upgraded appTV. Together we are giving consumers ultimate access to radio content from around the world,” said Xavier Filliol, CEO, Radioline.
“We’re excited to bring the newest Radioline app to millions of smart TVs,” said Daniel Nordberg, Senior Vice President, Partnerships, Vewd. “A smart TV is the core of an immersive in-home entertainment experience, making it the natural device for social, lean-back listening. With their new app, Radioline greatly enhances the consumer experience in the Vewd App Store by allowing users to not only watch but also listen to their favorite content.”
Vewd is the world’s largest smart TV OTT software provider, connecting consumers anywhere to the content they love. By making OTT possible on nearly 50 million connected devices each year, Vewd leads the way in defining the future of entertainment. Our suite of products and services are crafted to simplify complexity and offer solutions that unite the entire value chain, from silicon vendors to end users. Market leaders such as Samsung, Sony, Verizon, TiVo, and many more rely on Vewd products and services. Follow us, as we make OTT extraordinary. Visit Vewd.com to learn more.
Radioline is a global radio provider – #1 in Europe – with +90,000 stations & podcasts from 130 countries on all screens, available through its services and distributed by a large range of partners (telco, OEM, media portal, middleware, etc.), including Vewd, VirginMedia, UnityMedia, Free, Proximus, TCL, Xiaomi, Xperi, Netgem and Devialet.
The service is built on a highly scalable platform with advanced features, enriched content management, massive channel aggregation and universal access via any mobile device, online PC, connected TVs, IoT and in-car digital solutions.
Radioline is part of Baracoda Group.