This expansion into wearable technology is in addition to Audiobooks.com's availability on tvOS, Sonos, CarPlay, Android Auto, and select infotainment systems in GM, Land Rover and Jaguar vehicles.
"Connective technology – in homes, in cars, and now in style – is the way of the future, and Audiobooks.com is committed to being on the leading edge of that movement."
Apple Watch and Android Wear smartwatch users can now:
- Launch the Audiobooks.com app from their smartwatch
- Browse and listen to any audiobook in their My Books library
- Access controls for play, pause, forward, rewind and volume
This announcement follows the recent Wear 2.0 version update for Android, with which Audiobooks.com is fully compatible when coupled with the mobile app.
Founded in 2011, Audiobooks.com is an app-based streaming and download service for audiobooks, delivering fast and easy access to over 100,000 titles to booklovers around the world. Subscribers can listen to their audiobook of choice on any Internet-enabled device via the free Audiobooks.com app. The company's proprietary technology synchronizes users' last listened-to position across all devices, creating a seamless user experience. Find out more at www.Audiobooks.com.
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