eMusic App for Android™ Available on Three New Platforms in Addition to Google
Play™ Online Store
Partnerships with Barnes & Noble's NOOK®, ASUS, and Toshiba demonstrate
eMusic's vibrant technology offerings and expand personalized music discovery
to a broader audience
NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2012
NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- eMusic today announced a trio of new
strategic partnerships that make the eMusic app for Android available on
Barnes & Noble's NOOK, ASUS, and Toshiba platforms and tablets, offering users
access to eMusic's catalog of more than 17 million songs, an advanced online
music player, and one of the most personalized music discovery experiences
oBarnes & Noble has added the eMusic app to the NOOK Store, making it
available to owners of NOOK® HD, NOOK® HD+, NOOK Tablet™ and NOOK Color™
oASUS now prominently features eMusic in the ASUS @vibe+™ content platform,
which will be shipping preinstalled on forthcoming tablet devices.
oToshiba will make the app available on Toshiba App Place® and will
pre-load it onto new tablets.
"We're excited to have eMusic's music discovery technologies on NOOK," said
Claudia Romanini, Vice President of NOOK Apps. "We are constantly striving to
bring NOOK customers the best new apps available and we believe they will
enjoy finding new artists using this innovative application."
The eMusic tablet app scales to fit all tablet sizes and includes features
that are part of the core eMusic discovery experience, including curated radio
stations, recommendations, editorial features and reviews. Users can also
rediscover music they already own by creating music mixes from their own
collection. The app makes downloading music easy and is compatible with most
Android devices. It is available as a free download in the Google Play online
store and NOOK store.
"eMusic is committed to supporting open platforms that allow consumers to
select from where they discover, purchase, store, and access music," said
eMusic CEO Adam Klein. "Expanding our reach through partnerships with ASUS,
Barnes & Noble and Toshiba is a big step toward broadening our audience and
also fulfilling our mission to provide everyone with the most personalized
music discovery experience available."
Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc. ASUS and ASUS@Vibe+ are
trademarks of ASUSTeK Computer, Inc. NOOK, NOOK HD, NOOK HD+, NOOK Tablet and
NOOK Color are trademarks of Barnes & Noble, Inc. and NOOK Media LLC. Toshiba
and Toshiba App Place are trademarks of Toshiba America Information Systems,
eMusic is committed to serving music enthusiasts, with aggressive development
on tools and features designed solely to enhance personalized music discovery.
eMusic offers the most personalized experience available for members to browse
and buy music. Headquartered in New York with an office in London, eMusic is
available in the U.S., Canada, the E.U., Norway and Switzerland. eMusic.com
Inc. is owned by Dimensional Associates, Inc., the private equity arm of JDS
Capital Management, Inc. For more information, visit eMusic.com. Note: eMusic
and the eMusic logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of
eMusic.com Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners, none of whom is a sponsor or partner of
eMusic, except ASUSTeK Computer, Inc, Barnes & Noble.com LLC and Toshiba
America Information Systems, Inc. eMusic.com Inc. is not responsible for
products, services or claims made by ASUSTeK Computer, Inc, Barnes & Noble.com
LLC and Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc.
Contact: April White, eMusic Manager, PR & Communications, +1-212-201-9201,
email@example.com, Twitter: @eMusic, Facebook.com/eMusic
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