Synacor teams with AccuRadio to provide music service


Synacor announced a partnership with Kurt Hanson’s AccuRadio to offer commercial-free music to consumers through the online portals of Synacor’s cable and telco customers including Charter Communications, Embarq and WOW!. Synacor’s cable operator, telecom operator and Internet service provider customers will now be able to deliver 40 channels of music to their Internet service subscribers at no additional cost as part of their online portal experience. AccuRadio will offer these consumers a wide variety of music from virtually all musical genres including rock, pop, jazz, classical, oldies, country, R&B, pop standards, Latin hits and world music.

Subscribers will have access to AccuRadio through white-label online portals developed and managed by Synacor. These portals provide users a seamlessly integrated experience right on their homepage and allow them to enjoy exclusive content without ever leaving their primary Web site.