BELLEVUE, WA – Tweddle Group Technologies has announced a new partnership with Slacker, which will give drivers in-vehicle access to one of the world’s most complete music services. Slacker gives listeners access to millions of songs and more than 200 expert-programmed stations for free, and will be available in 2013 automobiles from select manufacturers. The partnership will also expand Tweddle’s streaming music services coverage into Canada.
Tweddle’s connected services platform enables infotainment and vehicle services using the driver’s mobile phone or an embedded cellular modem. The cloud- and client-based solution brings drivers a full connected services experience including searching local points of interest, listening to streaming radio, making restaurant reservations and more from their vehicle. These technologies enhance the driving experience while contributing to passenger safety and reducing total cost of ownership for automotive OEMs and service providers.
The addition of Slacker to TGT’s in-vehicle service provides a fully-personalized digital music service with millions of songs and a compelling range of personalized content including news and sports from ESPN and ABC News. Drivers’ playlists, stations, and preferences will be synchronized across multiple devices, whether they’re listening on the web, on a mobile phone, or in their vehicle.
“TGT is excited to add Slacker to our portfolio of in-vehicle services. Slacker’s service will continue to help us provide automakers with an extensive and compelling choice of personalized music and content that they can offer their vehicle owners,” said Paul Sciame , General Manager of TGT.
For more information about Slacker, visit www.slacker.com.
SOURCE: Tweddle Group