A recent survey revealed that among the top 10 gadgets replaced by smart phones, radio is the 8th most replaced device. The survey says 27.5 % of smart phone users no longer tune in using traditional radio units. Click here for the report.
In a separate study, a research company also reported that this year there is an increase of 48% in mobile online radio listening than in 2009. Click here for report.
This only means one thing for your radio station.
It means it’s time for your station to stream on mobile phones.
Your station must be accessible by your listeners even if they are not in front of their PCs.
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Streaming your radio station on popular smart phone platforms like iPhone, BlackBerry and Android Phones is easy.
One of the ways is to check on your internet radio hosting company.
Your internet radio host could be offering a mobile streaming version of your station. The internet radio hosting company ShoutCheap.com now gives radio stations the capability to stream any radio station without having to create an app.
The service is available for iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry phones.