Listen to Android music on the radio

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Listen to Android music on the radio

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Internet Radio is an online audio broadcast via the Internet. Internet broadcasting is radio en ligne generally referred to as a webcast because it is not generally transmitted publicly over conventional radio waves. It can only be accessed through certain computers with appropriate connections. The technology used in online radio is similar to that of traditional broadcasting and therefore follows a same set of rules, limitations and advantages. As in regular radio broadcasts, Internet audio can be freely listened to and has the same volume.

Online radio is becoming more and more popular especially in countries which are technologically advanced and have large populations of Internet users. It is also gaining popularity in rural and remote areas due to its low cost and convenience in use. An example of a web radio is the web based radio broadcast of Yahoo! Radio. This service started in 2021 and is available in different languages, using LMS (Licensed Multi-Channel Radio Stations) technology.

Web radio can be of great value for non-traditional radio stations that would otherwise have read to reach listeners in certain areas or for those who are constantly looking for a new station to listen to. Online radio offers a variety of programming to meet the needs of listeners. This way, they don't have to change their daily listening habits to find an interesting show. With the help of these services, they can listen to the radio almost anywhere anytime of the day or night.

There are a lot of advantages in Internet broadcasting. One of them is the low cost and unlimited access to an extensive radio station. This can give you the opportunity to recognize your region. You can have your radio station broadcast nationwide or maybe even the whole world. Another advantage is that you don't have to pay a salary or rent a building to get your radio station and run. This means that you can save on the capital and on the resources needed to get your radio station up and running.

With this modern technology, you can also stream your radio station through your website. A radio station hosted through a website does not need to broadcast live over Airwaves such as conventional radio services. You can also have it streamed online with the use of radio software from your hosting provider. Web radio is accessible from any internet connection, so whether you are at home or in the office, your radio will broadcast almost anywhere. You will provide your own unique entertainment and you can choose the types of shows you want to have.

Several companies host radio stations for peoples' consumption. There are also several other options for a person to start their own web radio station for communities to use. These companies allow anyone who has an Internet connection to tune into their radio stations and contribute their personal opinions and increase the income of these radio stations.
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I'm using this: https://www.radio-browser.info

There are also several FOSS mobile and desktop apps using it as database and there are APIs you can use to query it with your own application/script.
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LAM wrote: Fri Jun 04, 2021 8:52 pm I love to reply to BOTs :lol:
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