Press Release: HarperCollins Publishers And Shazam Offer Unique Content to Fans
"The quality of content that can be discovered and shared via Shazam is of utmost importance to us, so we are thrilled to be working with a world-leading content provider such as HarperCollins to launch visual recognition in Shazam," said Rich Riley, Chief Executive Officer, Shazam. "Our aim is to provide near-frictionless ways for users to discover and engage with different types of content using Shazam, and books are no exception."
HarperCollins Publishers is the second largest consumer book publisher in the world, with operations in 18 countries. With nearly two hundred years of history and more than 65 unique imprints around the world, HarperCollins publishes approximately 10,000 new books every year, in over 30 languages, and has a print and digital catalog of more than 200,000 titles. Writing across dozens of genres, HarperCollins authors include winners of the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Newbery and Caldecott Medals and the Man Booker Prize. HarperCollins, headquartered in New York, is a subsidiary of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV) and can be visited online at corporate.HC.com.