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Android multimedia streaming server and control application for Music Player Daemon

This project received 12 bids from talented freelancers with an average bid price of $1483 AUD.

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Project Description

Our company is looking for someone to help us build an application which is mostly based on existing open source components.

The main purpose of this application is to stream music from Android device to MPD daemon and control music playback on MPD Daemon.

Prior experience in streaming multimedia from Android to other devices for playback will be necessary. Experience in uPNP/DLNA applications will be highly valued.

We have high expectation. We expect you to deliver on TIME and able to provide weekly update.

The winning bidder will have the chance to be hired to build enhancements to this and related applications.

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This project will be divided into two main phrases

1) Demo phrase
You will provide a demo app along with source code which have the ability to stream music from Android to Music Player Daemon (MPD) as well as allowing MPD to do time seek on the music file being streamed.

The main purpose of this listing is for you to provide the cost to complete the whole project and but this listing is mainly for the demo phrase. Successful winner will have the chance to continue into the final phrase.

2) Final phrase
You will provide the final app with our own UI.
UI and images will be provided.

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Information about MPD
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There are many open source MPD clients available, including open source Android MPD clients.

List of MPD clients can be found here
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We would recommend that you build the Android app based on this open source app or use libmpdclient directly
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Features expected in final app
- all the features you see in bitMPC, with a different UI
- zeroconf autodiscovery using jmDNS
- streaming server to serve files to MPD
- online radio playlist management
- browser wrapper to access online lyrics and MPD configurations
- playlist management

Additional information including sample source code if available will be provided in private messaging.

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