Software Development Solutions, Inc. launched version 1.9 today of Jamcast™, its software for streaming digital content to DLNA-compatible network connected consumer devices. This latest release introduces the ability to browse and stream from Grooveshark, one of the world's largest on-demand music discovery services.
With Jamcast, users can now explore their entire Grooveshark music collection from gaming consoles, HDTV's, home theater equipment, and other network-connected devices around the home. Jamcast provides listeners with an integrated browsing experience and direct access to Grooveshark playlists, favorites, popularity charts, cover art, and more.
"Jamcast works great with smart devices many consumers already own," said Scott Streaker, President and CEO of Software Development Solutions, Inc. "We're excited to offer Grooveshark subscribers a way to access their music in the living room without needing to purchase another expensive gadget."
For content providers like Grooveshark, Jamcast as an extensible delivery platform makes it possible to distribute digital media to millions of connected consumer devices with a limited software development effort. Grooveshark is the first cloud content provider to be integrated directly into the Jamcast application.
"We are thrilled to partner with Jamcast," said Grooveshark CEO Sam Tarantino. "By allowing our users to listen to the amazing amount of songs that Grooveshark offers through Jamcast we are able to expand on the already strong Grooveshark experience and bring open music to people everywhere. Grooveshark is the destination for new music discovery and we are proud to be on the Jamcast roster."
Jamcast streams digital media to gaming consoles, HDTV's, home theater equipment, mobile devices, and other consumer electronics using DLNA and UPnP technologies. Jamcast is easy to install and runs on Windows XP and higher. For more information and to get started with a free 14-day trial of Jamcast, please visit Getjamcast.com.