Apple’s AirPlay gives people the pleasure of watching movies, looking at photos, and of course listening to music wirelessly, zapping the content from their iPhones, iPod Touches, or iPads to their televisions and home speaker systems with a variety of popular iOS music apps.
What about Google’s Android devices — do those work with AirPlay too? Last year, Evolver.fm reported that Apple’s wireless music influence was in fact starting to be felt on Android. Meanwhile, Google’s competing Fling platform has effectively been a non-starter.
We’ve since seen a slow but steady rise in Android apps that stream music to Apple TV, Airport Express, and AirPlay-compatible speakers and sound systems. Google should be worried. This is how people develop a taste for Apple.
That’s their problem. To help Android owners who want in on wireless home music without waiting for Google to get its act together, here are the best Android apps for streaming music to Apple’s AirPlay devices:
Update: We found four more Android AirPlay apps for music. so check there too.