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SwarmPlayer in Google Play

Press Release   •   Sep 11, 2014 11:25 GMT

SwarmPlayer now in Google Play

SwarmPlanet are happy to announce that our player are as of today are in Google Play. Which means that the majority of consumers now can watch our content providers Live streams in HD Quality and with HiFi sound." With Android and iOS, we now have an eco-system that will generate a profitable solution around live streaming for content owners." - Per NathanaelsonAfter years of research and development where we've cracked the two major problems with live streaming, bandwidh and authentication, our player has now reached Google Play. This means that consumers now can begin to enjoy our content providers streams in HD and with HiFi sound just as if it was traditional linear broadcasting but, with the advantage of mobility.The solution enables the content owner to charge the consumer for a PPV event in an extremely high speed in order to maximize the revenue. It's important looking at the consumer experience that we're able to authenticate and charge in a high pace, so that the consumer don't have to wait.
SwarmPlayer are also downloadable in App Store.

The On Line Entertainment Market:

Music and entertainment
An estimated 380 million viewers worldwide watched live streaming concerts in 2013, up 40% from 2012, according to Irocke, a company that publishes a calendar guide to live-streamed shows and ranks their production quality.Online viewership increased most in the electronic dance music genre (EDM), and Tennessee music and arts festival Bonnaroo reported 11 million live-stream viewers during its three-day event last year, Irocke said. Tomorrowland (EDM), was streamed live last year by 16.9 million users; an additional 100 million viewed the footage later.  Source: Wall Street Journal 

Sport
The global sports market had a turnover of more than $ 64 billion in 2009, with an annual growth rate for 4%. However only top leagues and events are able to capitalize on their content.

Many sports, including those with large fan bases are currently lack broadcasting agreements. SwarmPlanet help these owners with a communication channel and for the ones who have Broadcasting agreements, we maximize the revenue by brining the stream to markets where they lack agreement.