Neurotic Media powers Qwyrk’s launch of “self-expression” streaming service
Qwyrk transforms digital messages into dynamic moments infused with your favorite music, movie clips and sound effects
Atlanta, GA – August 26 , 2013 – Neurotic Media, a leader in digital entertainment services that empower brands to influence consumer behavior and drive revenue, announced today that the company’s API services now power streaming start-up Qwyrk. Qwyrk allows you to select and edit any audio from Qwyrk’s library of millions of songs, movie quotes & sound effects; tag your customized sound to your message; and share your Qwyrk through email, Facebook, and Twitter.
Neurotic Media’s platform integrates and hosts all digital catalogs and supports Qwyrk streaming deliveries and transcoding services. In its capacity as back-end platform provider to Qwyrk, Neurotic Media handles reporting to various stakeholders including record companies and publishing reporting entities.
“Qwyrk marks our first streaming service customer deployment – yet another validation of the strength and diversity of our growing platform and service line,” commented Shachar Oren, Neurotic Media’s CEO. “We are excited to work with Qwyrk and believe in the remarkable promise of their unique new service. The simplicity of their offering is unmatched; it is basically a musical or audio “clip”, customizable, and sharable in both one-to-one and one-to-many configurations – which make it a wonderful broadcast tool for artists as well as for individual fans.” Oren added, “We laud the team at Qwyrk for inventing a new and unduplicated way to monetize content such as music – while respecting the need to compensate artists and content owners.”
“Email and social media users are looking for ways to add context, clarity and fun to their text-based communication,” said Qwyrk CEO, Jon Otis. “Qwyrk provides a quick, easy way to do that with short segments of premium audio entertainment. We are very pleased to be working with Neurotic Media as our back-end service provider. They understood our vision from the start and have provided us with reliable, efficient service that adapts to our ever-changing operational demands. Neurotic Media is a first class digital service provider and we look forward to growing our business with them.”
About Neurotic Media:
Neurotic Media is a leading digital music private-label service provider whose platform and services offer proven ways to drive consumer behavior and increase revenue. Neurotic Media is licensed by both major and independent record companies, and takes care of all back-office functions for client brands in a turn-key, Software as a Service (SaaS) solution. The company’s cloud-based media platform supports hosted website management, music applications, and API services for mobile carriers, online retailers, and various consumer brand marketers who seek to engage consumers with the universal power of artists and songs. It’s new “Amplified® Unlimited” service offers mobile carriers a white-label, native-application solution with unlimited access to music downloads, sellable as either a bundled offering with data plan subscriptions, or as an add-on item.
Qwyrk Media Inc. is the developer of Qwyrk, an iPhone app that allows users to add music, movie quotes and sound effects to email and social media messages, bringing clarity, context and fun to digital communication. Qwyrk enables users to search, edit and share up to 24 seconds of popular entertainment content. It is free to download and supported by advertising. Qwyrk is currently working with major Canadian and U.S. music labels, film studios, premium content libraries and advertisers to leverage its new platform throughout North America and soon, worldwide. For more information, please visit qwyrk.com.