mSpot® Puts iTunes® Music in the Cloud for iPhone® Users New Service Provides iPhone users with Always Updated iTunes Collections Across Different Internet Connected Devices
PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Popular cloud entertainment provider mSpot, Inc., today went live with the iPhone version of its popular cloud music service that offers users fast, easy access to their music collections via smart phones, PCs/Macs® and Internet TV. The service enables users to quickly upload their music to the mSpot Cloud and then immediately start listening from both desktop browsers and iPhones for free. It is currently available at www.mspot.com for PC and Mac, and in the Apple® App Store. A version of the service was launched for Android in June of this year and now has over 1 million downloads.
"We're giving you the 'next generation' iTunes experience. By putting your music in the cloud, you can access it anytime and anywhere you go, and on different devices, such as your iPhone, iPad, Mac/PC or Internet TV," said mSpot CEO Daren Tsui. "Listening to your music on multiple devices is now truly easy; it doesn't require manual syncing and troublesome cords."
How does it work? First, go to www.mSpot.com and put your iTunes collection from your PC/Mac into your own personal music locker on the Internet. Once you've uploaded your music "into the Cloud", you can access it anytime, anywhere from your iPhone or any PC/Mac. Secondly, go to The Apple App Store and download the mSpot Music app for your iPhone. All your online music will automatically be accessible on your phone. mSpot offers free cloud storage for the first 2 gigabytes (approximately 1600 songs): Additional storage is available for purchase; 40 gigabytes for $3.99 per month.
mSpot Music Features:
- Instant access to music collections from mobile, PC/Mac and Internet TV.
- Smart syncing across devices: No USB cords required; instantly syncs music from the cloud to user's mobile; avoids playback interruptions.
- Automatically exports playlist, metadata, cover art, and more from iTunes.
- Continuous playback, even during spotty cellular coverage.
- Airplane mode: play cached songs on the phone without network connectivity.
- "Live Lyrics": read the words to select favorite songs as they play on mobile.
- "Streaming only" option for users who want to save all the storage on their mobiles for other media.
The leading cloud entertainment provider, mSpot Inc., delivers music, movie and radio content instantly to users - bringing effortless, Cloud-based syncing across all devices. The company offers three innovative entertainment services: mSpot® - the flagship music service, enabling music lovers to upload their entire music collections to the cloud and listen wherever they are; mSpot Movies™ - a premium Video On Demand (VOD) movie service; and mSpot Radio™ - an all-format radio service that includes over 400 channels of music, talk, local, and customizable stations for a more personalized radio experience. mSpot cloud entertainment services reach more than six million customers. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, more information is available at www.mspot.com
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