What's NewNow adds Background Audio capabilities for use with ALL iPod touch and iPhone models using OS 3.0 or higher (not just iPod touch 3rd generation and iPhone 4). You can now listen to SIRIUS|XM audio while using other applications.
Improves dock transitions when used with iOS 4 devices. Fixes "Dock not detected" message even when iPod touch or iPhone is inserted into the dock.
This version will automatically initiate the required firmware update to the SkyDock hardware . Please be sure to allow the update to complete before exiting the application or removing power from the SkyDock.
App DescriptionYou can now enjoy SIRIUS|XM entertainment while using other applications.
Unlike traditional iOS 4 audio multitasking , the new SkyDock Background Audio feature is compatible with all iPod touch and iPhone models using OS 3.0 or higher, not just iPod touch 3rd generation and iPhone 4.
Enjoy your favorite live sports, talk, news, entertainment and commercial-free music programming, including Oprah Radio, MLB Home Plate, the PGA TOUR® Network, Opie & Anthony, Bob Edwards, Jamie Foxx and Blue Collar Comedy. In addition, you can also listen to the complete “Best of SIRIUS” package, all controlled by your iPod touch and iPhone, anywhere you drive, coast to coast.
Easily Tag songs on all of SIRIUS XM music channels for later purchase from iTunes®—including songs on the 24/7 artist branded commercial-free channels such as Jimmy Buffett’s Radio Margaritaville, Elvis Radio, Eminem’s Shade 45, The Grateful Dead Channel, B.B. King’s Bluesville, Willie Nelson’s Willie’s Place, Metropolitan Opera Channel, Siriusly Sinatra and Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Radio. Other features enable you to be alerted when your favorite artists, songs, and teams are on live radio.
Replay feature allows you to pause, rewind and replay up to 30 minutes of live radio.
The Stock and Sports ticker will keep you up to date with the scores of your favorite teams and the stock price movements of your favorite companies.
About the XM SkyDock Hardware (Required and Sold Separately)
• SkyDock has a built-in XM tuner, so you can enjoy live Satellite Radio anywhere you drive controlled by your iPod touch or iPhone.
• Easy Installation - Revolutionary SIRIUS XM PowerConnect FM Transmitter works through the existing vehicle FM radio with easy Do-It-Yourself installation. Easy to move from vehicle to vehicle.
• Use the included Aux In Cable if your vehicle has Aux In capability. Will also work with cassette adapter (sold separately).
• Works in portrait or landscape viewing modes.
• Flexible Stalk optimizes placement in your vehicle.
• Stay Charged - Charges your iPod touch or iPhone while you listen.
October 09, 2009 Initial Release