doubleTwist and Qualcomm to launch MagicPlay, an open-source media streaming solution for Qualcomm devices

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http://www.talkandroid.com – Qualcomm has teamed up with the developers of doubleTwist to create an open sourced media streamer for all Android devices called MagicPlay. Well, all devices with a Qualcomm chip with their AllJoyn protocol, that is. That AllJoyn protocol will allow a device to stream media to any other device, and it’s being positioned as a competitor to Apple’s AirPlay. MagicPlay will let users wirelessly stream media through WiFi, completely skipping Bluetooth connectivity. It’s also to bet set up so manufacturers can add a single component to devices to allow streaming, and developer (IT news)