Current Version Version: 2.1.2
Developer PRX Inc
Rating
3.5/5
Price Free
Filed Under Audio
Age rating 4+

Description

***** WHAT'S NEW IN THIS UPDATE *****
* Complete re-write of the code for speed, reliability and user interface responsiveness
* Alarm clock - You can wake up to your favorite station or program. NOTE - you must leave the app running in order for this feature to work.
* Sleep timer - Fall asleep while listening to any station or program.
* Improved management of Favorites including re-ordering.
* Surf the Web - We can't run in the background, yet, but we can let you surf the web in the app.
* Banner ads - The app needs funds to continue support and development.

The Public Radio Player offers streaming audio from public radio
stations across the United States. The Player currently
offers approximately 500 station streams and 1,000 on-demand programs.
The app has been downloaded millions of times and has ranked as
one of the top free apps on iTunes since its debut in the fall of
2008.

Public Radio Exchange (PRX) is responsible for the development of the Public Radio Player. The project is supported in part by a grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and originated from a collaboration led by PRX in partnership with NPR, American Public Media and Public Radio International, with participation from Doc Searls and Project VRM at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University. PRX continues to work with stations, producers, networks, and listeners for advisory input on the Public Radio Player.

For more background on the project and updates on upcoming features and plans, visit http://www.publicradioplayer.org.

************* FEATURES *************************
* Approximately 500 high-quality public radio station streams from across the country
* 1000 public radio shows on-demand
* News, Culture, and Music of all kinds (jazz, classical, indie, folk, etc.)
* Search by call letters, frequency, city, region, category, or show
* HD streams

LANGUAGES:
English

REQUIREMENTS:
*Compatible with iPhone and iPod Touch
*Requires iPhone 3.0 software update

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