Realnetworks partnership enables KDDI subscribers to create, share digital memories

RealNetworks® (NASDAQ: RNWK) said it has partnered with Japanese mobile operator KDDI to offer subscribers the ability to create and share their digital memories using RealNetworks´ newest app, RealTimes®.

The collaboration is specific to the Japanese market and is RealNetworks´ first partnership for RealTimes in Asia.

The “RealTimes for au” smartphone app finds the best photos and videos on a subscriber´s smartphone and automatically turns them into a video montage called a RealTimes Storyâ„¢, which can be easily shared with friends and family privately or through social media. KDDI au subscribers can begin using the RealTimes for au app immediately by signing in with their au ID on their Android smartphones and iPhones to access the RealTimes service.

KDDI continues to offer new ideas to enrich customers´ everyday lives, businesses and communications through communications.

RealNetworks creates innovative products and services that make it easy for people to connect with and enjoy digital media. RealNetworks invented the streaming media category and continues to connect consumers with their digital media both directly and through partners, aiming to support every network, device, media type, and social network.