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Osamede
2013-09-04, 06:00
Logitech should have done this - with local music, not streaming - a long time ago. Partner with hi-fi and receiver makers to build server controls right into the AV unit and the remote control handset. Then later implementation should have been linking with apps.

Spotify Connect:
http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/sep/03/spotify-connect-rivals-apple-airplay?INTCMP=ILCNETTXT3487

toby10
2013-09-04, 06:19
Nothing really new. Mfrs have been building in services like Rhapsody and Napster for years into their networked AVR's. Some are indeed controlled by smart phone apps as an alternative to just the unit controls and/or IR remotes.