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New York, August 27th 2014
The Fashion One Group, today announced the availability of its News content on Popular news reading app Umano.
Umano is an awesome iPhone and Android app that brings the best stories from the web to life with professional voice actors rather than relying on text-to-speech systems. Umano has over a million users and publish about 100 professionally narrated, popular articles per day from publications like The Atlantic, Huffington Post, The New York Times, and Mashable to their platform.
Since the app launched, there have been more than seven million article listens. Umano is one of the best apps we’ve encountered which allows for such a thing and it’s even better with Chromecast support.
“We are delighted to partner with Umano. Umano is a brilliant app that has revolutionized how news articles are consumed today and provides a tremendous opportunity to bring our news content to people on the go by creating an exciting new way of consuming our content” said Clinton Gonsalvez, CSO of Fashion One Group.
At FOG one of our main goals has been to offer our audience new perspectives and possibilities. It has been the mission of the FOG to deliver content in a rich and diversified manner and in keeping with that goal select News stories from the FMD site will now be available on Umano for the listening pleasure of its users. We’re amped at this opportunity and we hope our users all are too.
For more details, see FMD’s article here.
Chief Communications Officer