KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – 13 March 2012 - MNC Wireless Berhad (“MNC” or “the Company”), a mobile and internet media specialist today announced the release of its cloud based music streaming service, WOWLOUD on the new “Smart TV” by LG Electronics (“LG”). In the framework of this strategic partnership, users of LG smart TV will be able to enjoy high quality music from the WOWLOUD catalogue for free directly from their Smart TV devices.
“We are always looking for innovative ways to enhance the music experience for our users and the opportunity to introduce WOWLOUD via LG Smart TV is an excellent way of doing that. LG is a renowned electronic manufacturer and we are proud to work with them in providing the best mix of audio and video entertainment to users,” commented Chung Jaan Hao, Chief Executive Officer of MNC on the launch of WOWLOUD on the LG App Store.
This new, innovative expansion marks MNC’s commitment in reaching new audiences by making the WOWLOUD music player accessible from various platforms. WOWLOUD is already available on the Mac and PC desktop as well as smart phone devices. The smart phone version will also enable the music to be played from automobile using Bluetooth connectivity. With the addition of the Smart TV platform, anyone with a LG Smart TV device will now have on demand access to unlimited hours of music from the WOWLOUD app.
“With this partnership, we have truly made WOWLOUD a multi-platform service that gives users instant access to great music content whenever they want to. By extending it onto the television sets, we can now offer viewers a wholesome, world-class entertainment from a new world of web-connected TV experience,” said Mr Chung.
On the LG Smart TV platform, the WOWLOUD app makes it even easier for users to access to high quality music round the clock. With a user-friendly interface, users can search for any songs or artistes of their choice, create playlists of songs according to their mood and play the songs whenever they want to. Access to WOWLOUD from the LG Smart TV is easy and free of charge. The app is available on the 2012 model of LG Smart TV sets and also found on existing compatible models via the LG Apps Store. To benefit from the music experience, the users must first create an account on the WOWLOUD website at www.wowloud.com or Facebook page at www.facebook/wowloud.
Mr Chung added, “I truly believe that WOWLOUD’s intervention in the Smart TV platform will mark a start in a fresh new way to consume music. Moving forward, we will continue to add more incredible features to the WOWLOUD app in order to create a truly personalised and interactive home entertainment experience for the users.”
WOWLOUD is a free cloud music streaming service that offers access to the biggest collection of music instantly, from the hard-to-find old favourites to the newly released songs from various genres and languages. Available on computer, Smart phones and even Smart TVs, users can play as many songs as they want at anytime and anywhere, without the need to search for where to download songs that they wanted or to go to the CD store. WOWLOUD offers music from the main recording labels such as Universal Music, Warner Music, Sony Music Entertainment and One Stop Music, along with a number of the leading indie performers. To find out more about WOWLOUD, visit the WOWLOUD product page at http://www.wowloud.com.
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