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Palco Mobile on the Android Market

Palco Mobile is now available on the Android Market. The application was developed for the Android by INESC Porto LA for the Palco Principal as part of project Palco 3.0.

Carlos Almeida, a researcher from INESC Porto coordinated the development of Palco Mobile. Palco Mobile is an application for registered users of the Palco Principal Social Network. With this app, listeners and artists can access their profiles, send and receive messages, approve comments, listen to their music, look at their photos, listen to recommended songs and see all of the activity on their network.

Palco 3.0 is an R&D project co-funded by the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF) in collaboration with INESC Porto LA through the Information and Computer Graphic Systems Unit (USIG), the Telecommunications and Multimedia Unit (UTM), the Center for Research in Advanced Computer Systems (CRACS), the Laboratory of Artificial Intelligence and Decision Support (LIAAD) and the Faculties of Engineering, Science and Economics of the University of Porto.

Palco Principal was produced by the UBBIN Labs Lda. company and it is the largest and most important Portuguese social network for music.

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