Major Upgrade to the ‘QNA News” on (iOS) and Android Apps
LONDON, February 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
Uniquely Delivering Live Streaming News
Qatar News Agency (QNA) the leading provider of Arab news in the Gulf region has
invested in advanced technology for digital editorial as well as for news delivery. The
QNA news apps, developed by KnowledgeView of the UK, provide instant access to daily
multimedia news categorized into political, cultural, sports and financial news. The apps
have advanced registration and delivery system for different groups of users.
The new upgrade for the iOS and Android apps adds live video and audio streaming from
local TV and radio channels. The new upgrade allows QNA to deliver 24/7 real-time
streaming media to iOS/ apple and Android devices in addition to the existing news text,
photo and PDF channels. In addition, the audio streaming can play in the background while
the user is browsing other apps.QNA viewers can now watch different TV or Radio channels
from their apps wherever they are.
“Qatar News Agency’s vision is about delivering excellence to the various audience
groups: excellence in the content and in the medium delivering it. Our native apps are the
first step towards the advanced and interactive mobile world and we thank KnowledgeView
for the great work and prompt service.” Ahmad Saad Al-Boinin, QNA, Director General said.
The new capabilities will cost QNA staff no additional efforts as KnowledgeView’s
powerful “Publish live technology” will push the content from the same editorial system to
our iPhone, iPad apps and Android apps. We are very happy to cooperate on even more
exciting innovative projects with KnowledgeView to add value to our audience and stay on
top of technology”, Eng. Khalid Mohammed Al-Motawa, Director of Technical Affairs, QNA,
“Our collaboration with our valued client QNA continues to bring mutual successful
achievements. QNA is a leading news agency in the Arab world and sets an example for
modern news agencies. Their news delivery and quality meet today’s audience demands for
real time news. We are proud to add value and cater to the needs of such advanced and
forward thinking news agency” Dr. Ali Al-Assam, CEO, KnowledgeView.
KnowledgeView Ltd is a UK-based company with headquarters in London and MENA regional
office in Beirut. KnowledgeView has a unique combination of industry leaders on its Board
and powerful publishing technology used by leading media players globally.
The company was founded in 1995 to develop cross-media publishing, news management and
editorial sharing systems, with over forty media companies and 5000 journalists using its
Publish live systems. KnowledgeView has also established a leading position in mobile apps
development on the iPad, iPhone, Android tablet and Web-mobile platforms.
KnowledgeView’s client base extends over four continents with such names as Dow Jones
Newswire, CNN, Geopolitical Information Service, Australian Associated Press, Qatar News
Agency, Saudi Research and Marketing Group, Abu Dhabi Media, Maroc Soir Group and Deloitte
&Touche, to name a few.
Publish live suite of products and services enables publishers and news groups to
create regional or thematic communities around news, deriving maximum revenues from
subscriptions and advertising and extend their reach through easy multi-publishing to
paper, Web, mobile iPhone and iPad as well as the Android platform and social networks.
KnowledgeView’s RAPID Browser, the heart of ‘Publish live Newsroom’, is a powerful
news management and editorial sharing system for automating acquisition and
classification, setting the standard for the next generation of news management systems.
RAPID Browser allows media groups to setup their own cloud-based Content Hubs for
extending their reach into their communities and generating revenues from advertising and
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