Napster hits Loewe TVs

Old-school music service in first TV deal

Stream tracks via your top-end telly.

Napster, the online music service, is now up for grabs on Loewe's top-end web-connected TVs as part of the German TV maker's MediaNet package. It's the first time Napster has been made available on TVs in the UK.

Owners of Loewe's sleek Art, Connect and Individual LED boobtubes can now snag over 15 million songs, as long as they're signed up to Napster's streaming service. There ar 1.4 million albums, 1.1 million artists and a host of unique features, including handpicked playlists and specialist radio stations.

What's more, punters with one of these top-end tellies who sign up now get 14 days free access to NapsterUnlimited. Loewe's TVs are already chock full of multimedia treats, with an Opera web browser and specially designed information services.

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