PALO ALTO, CA, Jun 22, 2012 MARKETWIRE via COMTEX — TuneIn, a service that lets people listen to the worlds music, sports and news, today announced it has formed strategic alliances with more than 20 major broadcasting companies, whose total number of stations top 600. The company also announced it now carries 70,000 stations, an increase of 52% over the last year. Coming on the heels of other major announcements such as ESPN Radio and CBS Radio, this continues the growing trend of broadcasters aligning with TuneIn as they forge new digital strategies.
Leading broadcasters, including FOX News Radio and Bloomberg Radio, selected TuneIn to further extend the reach of their music, talk, news and sports programming to the services more than 30 million monthly active listeners. Also as part of these alliances, TuneIn will provide each broadcaster with free, industry-leading tools, such as analytics through TuneIn Amplifier, and access to the audio services ad platform.