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Tap into the largest collection of live police, firefighters, aircraft, railroad, marine, emergency, and ham radios. Be the first to know about important news, events, or the first to know about any major crime waves happening in your town. Exclusive Feature Localized police codes - Now you can understand the police language that is specific to your city/county.Feeds/Codes for all 50 U.S. States, Australia, and others are included.New police feeds and others are added on an hourly basis. Bought the App? Visit http://smartestapple.com/skins to download new skins for free. Features - Listen to feeds in the background. You can run other apps while listening to the police.- Automatically attempts to reconnect the feed if you lose the connection.- Listen to feeds on your desktop/laptop computer. Email yourself a link to the feed, and open that link on your browser.- Ability to Add Feeds- Brand new built-in Web Browser allows you to browse the web while listening to a feed in the background.- The web browser also automatically detects feeds and integrates it with the radio. Now you can add feeds from the web by simply tapping on the feed's link via our browser.- The web browser blocks most ads.- Share feeds with your friends by email. They do not need to buy this app to listen with you.- Top 100 Feeds list- Aircraft and Train FeedsFor listings, go here: SmartestApple.com/50radio.html#air- App starts up in under a second- Worldwide coverage. Although, we may not have your country covered, our app is always expanding and looking for new police radios to tap into.- List scanners by county. Don't just list all feeds in a state, get only the ones that are from your city/county.- Integrated map that finds your location and the location of the feed. Now you can find where the action is happening and follow along.- Built-in police/EMS/fire/military codes and phonetic alphabet for easy interpretation. Good for any beginners who do not have the proper training and have trouble remembering what the codes mean.- Save your favorites to the front screen of the app for quick one-tap access.- This app will dynamically grab a new list of sources so that you will always be the first to get any new police feeds out there.- See the popularity of each feed. Each feed lists the number of listeners who are following the action along with you.- Choose new skins or make your own. Skins can be any photo you choose from your photos library.Sample Feeds:NASA's Kennedy Space Center - Brevard, FLLAX Air Traffic Control TowerSan Francisco BART SystemNew York Police/Fire DepartmentLos Angeles Police DepartmentChicago, Illinois PD+ Thousands moreVisit http://SmartestApple.com/feeds for a full list of available feeds. Twitter Join us @ twitter.com/50radio Recommendations If you need a good browser while you listen to feeds in the background, consider getting the best-selling "Start Up! Browser" app. There is a link to it at the website, SmartestApple.com
What's new in this version: - Added support for iOS 3.x- Added ability to use iPod controls in background mode- Audio no longer stops when headphones are added/removed- Increased audio buffer for less disconnects- Added Refresh button for genres- Major bug fixes- Increased app stability- Updated database
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What's new in version 23.0
- Added support for iOS 3.x- Added ability to use iPod controls in background mode- Audio no longer stops when headphones are added/removed- Increased audio buffer for less disconnects- Added Refresh button for genres- Major bug fixes- Increased app stability- Updated database
- Download Type:
- External Download Site
- New & Popular
- Publisher Web Site
- Release Date
- October 19, 2009
- Date Added
- July 20, 2011
- Operating Systems
- Additional Requirements
- Compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.1 or later. iTunes account required
- File Size
- File Name
- Not available
- Total Downloads
- Downloads Last Week
- License Model
- Not available
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