At the 2015 Global Mobile Awards, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) was a finalist for App of the Year.
Category: App of the Year
Given by: Global Mobile Awards
Network: MBN Digital / ODDI
Award Winning Work: Radio Sawa Mobile App
The official free Radio Sawa application serves the best Arabic streaming music experience through 8 different Middle East and North African channels to any Android phone or tablet. The interface is simple to use and swipe quickly through to switch channels, as well as listen to audio programs on-demand, read quick news stories and send audio comments to be aired on the radio programs.
Radio Sawa features:
- Listen to eight different 24-hour streaming music stations from Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Iraq, The Gulf, Lebanon, Sudan, and Mauritania
- Get your voice and opinion heard on the radio with the Sawa Chat recorder
- Play Radio Sawa programs on-demand, including “Sawa Magazine,” “Sawa Chat” and “Free Zone”
- Get the latest tech, culture and music news info
- Keep up with the latest hourly newscast
- Share with friends on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, email and more
- Full Arabic content and design