Anticipating the upcoming release of Apple's iOS 4, with its ability to play streaming radio in the background, appMobi also released source code that will allow any radio station to create a branded, multitasking native app that will run on Apple iPad, iPhone (all versions), iPod Touch, and any Android device.
appMobi is a new type of cloud-based "Software as a Service" (SaaS) provider, offering its customers scalable, pay-as-you-go development and deployment tools, Amazon AWS edge-caching servers for hosted application deployment, PhoneGap support, analytics, in-app payments, and advertising. The source code posted today is offered under the MIT open source license.
For more information, visit http://www.appmobi.com.
FlyCast was among the first to deliver streamed entertainment to the iPhone platform shortly after its inception, and continues to lead the way as a top ten application on multiple smartphone platforms, delivering over 2000 channels of entertainment to millions of users worldwide. FlyCast's unique delivery architecture has been created to serve the needs of both consumers and content owners. Today's announcement represents the first public disclosure of FlyCast's new mobile content development and distribution technology. For more information, visit http://www.flycast.fm.
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