TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 14, 2012) - When Public Mobile customers start using Siren Music they'll be able to listen to millions of songs from major music industry record labels. Livewire Mobile has helped Public Mobile make it all happen.
In addition to bringing together Universal Music Canada, Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc., and Warner Music Canada, Livewire has helped Public Mobile by building the Android application and hosting the back end systems.
"We are pleased to have built the Android application that will allow Public Mobile customers to download and play as much music as they want on their Public Mobile Android Smartphone," said Matthew Stecker, CEO of Livewire Mobile. Added Stecker, "We are thrilled to have entered this new partnership and to be part of the unlimited music experience."
"It has been a huge undertaking but Livewire helped make it happen. They have done a great job hosting all the back end systems and servers that work with the Android Smartphone and applications, as well as Public Mobile's systems, and the record labels' music libraries. Going forward Livewire's music expertise and experience will help keep Siren fresh, current and fun," said Alek Krstajic, CEO of Public Mobile.
Siren Music plans are available on all Public Mobile Android Smartphones and include unlimited talk, text, 3G data, Siren Music and more at the introductory prices of $40 and $47. Existing customers can download Siren onto their Android Smartphones directly from Google Play. Siren Music will be preloaded on future Public Mobile Android Smartphones.
About Livewire Mobile
Livewire Mobile, Inc. (PINKSHEETS:LVWR) is a Mobile Internet powerhouse with one of the most comprehensive one-stop digital entertainment solutions for network operators, consumer device manufacturers, brands and media companies entering the mobile market. The company's integrated suite of content services includes applications, video, games, ringback tones, ringtones, DRM-free full-track music, e-books and more as well as application and portal development, mobile advertising solutions, integrated content publishing and merchandising, and turnkey managed VAS operations. For more information, please visit www.livewiremobile.com.
Livewire Mobile is a registered service mark of Livewire Mobile, Inc. All other trade names are the property of their respective owners.
About Public Mobile
Formed in 2008, Public Mobile provides unlimited talk, text, Android data services and Siren Music to value conscious customers in Ontario and Quebec. There are no contracts, no credit checks and no surprises. Public Mobile launched its network service in May 2010 in Toronto and in June 2010 in Montreal. Public Mobile is building its network from Windsor to Quebec City. Public Mobile's licence covers an area reaching 19 million Canadians. More information about Public Mobile can be found at www.publicmobile.ca.