Kinomap App transports LG Smart TV owners to scenic destinations and their favorite race courses on their home cardio equipment
Santa Clara, CA/Boston, MA (April 13, 2023) – Global Innovator LG Electronics and Kinomap have joined forces to expand the boundaries of a physically interactive television experience. Today, LG Electronics USA (LG) announced the launch of the Kinomap app, providing Kinomap’s first person interactive videos via LG’s webOS platform. This is the first step in a phased approach, integrating Kinomap’s course simulation content into the LG Fitness app. As part of the agreement, Kinomap will be featured on LG Smart TV Life’s Good Hub.
“Our mission is to bring the most scenic and popular routes around the world right to the viewer, allowing them to see, hear and feel these routes, at their pace, whether it be running, riding or rowing,” said Philippe Moity, CEO and co-Founder of Kinomap. “LG’s webOS TV lets us do just that, providing an immersive interactive experience, right on your LG TV screen.”
“This new partnership represents a key part of LG’s strategic vision for creating new products and services for its LG Fitness app,” stated Brian Miller, Director of Innovation Development for LG Electronics. Kinomap’s physical interactive video content represents an advancement that drives further innovation for an already incredible LG Smart TV home entertainment experience.”
Kinomap is an interactive training app for indoor cycling, running and rowing. It is the world’s largest geolocated video sharing platform, with thousands of videos from the best tracks around the world. The app pairs to your cardio equipment and responds to the inclines and resistance seen in the video on your screen. Our mission is to connect people with the most scenic and popular routes around the world, and give our community a truly innovative exercise experience. The Kinomap platform is available in 15 languages, has 350,000 miles of geolocated routes and more than 35,000 training videos in over 195 countries worldwide.
About LG Electronics USA
LG Electronics USA, Inc., based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $53 billion global innovator in technology and manufacturing. In the United States, LG sells a wide range of innovative home appliances, home entertainment products, mobile phones, commercial displays, air conditioning systems, solar energy solutions and vehicle components. The “Life’s Good” marketing theme encompasses how LG is dedicated to people’s happiness by exceeding expectations today and tomorrow.