UNIONDALE, N.Y., Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- iMediaShare, а video content discovery and playback solution, announced reaching 1,000,000 active users during the month of February 2013. iMediaShare realizes the idea of easy Internet video streaming over to a TV screen and rewards the viewer with a true multimedia experience. The service delivers on a simple but powerful concept – the best Internet content made available on the TV screen.
This is one in a line of achievements recently marking iMediaShare's progress. In December last year the company was selected Best Startup of 2012 during the Forbes Annual Business Awards. In January 2013 the app topped the charts in the Amazon Appstore as the Number 1 downloaded app, where it retained the title for some time against the world's most popular apps.
iMediaShare's users spend an average of 45 minutes a month using the app, streaming in excess of 10 Million files monthly. The app has received over 33,000 user reviews -- more than Amazon Instant Video, Showtime and VUDU's apps altogether.
Kostadin Jordanov of iMediaShare comments, "We are working hard on making the product better for the users and during the last few months rolled out a series of new features and improvements to the service and application. We are glad that iMediaShare's popularity is growing and are very grateful to our users for their interest. It is our aim to continue constantly adding value to the service offering."
Recently iMediaShare introduced some significant changes, one of which a new responsive channel structuring and organization, with content ordered and presented based on careful analysis and viewer-driven behavior. New channels are being added to the offering daily such as a movie collection from Wibi, three popular music channels, and with many others soon to follow.
No additional hardware, wires or setup are required for iMediaShare to run, which makes using the app a breeze for even the least technologically proficient viewers. After downloading the free mobile app the user follows simple on-screen instructions allowing iMediaShare to detect all connected screens. Now the smartphone becomes a central control point to all devices in the house, offering the viewer the freedom and flexibility to enjoy Internet and personal videos, photos and music on the large screen. Sports, news, business, nature, shows and many other online entertainment and information channels are available to the viewer.
iMediaShare is a cloud-based mobile media discovery and control technology delivering over-the-top video to the connected TV with no need for additional hardware, boxes or cables. With the best internet content, carefully selected and organized, made easily discoverable through a beautiful touch-screen UI and instantly available on any TV, iMediaShare is a unique addition to the modern connected home. The ability to stream media from multiple online sources as well as aggregate personal media from across the home network and cloud storage services allows iMediaShare to transform the mobile handset into a new generation portable set-top box.