October 22, 2009 00:01 ET

Livio Radio Adds AARP Menu

Livio to Exhibit at AARP's Vegas@50+ National Event & Expo in Las Vegas Oct. 22-24

FERNDALE, MI--(Marketwire - October 22, 2009) - What's on Livio's menu this fall?

The NPR Radio by Livio Radio now offers quick and organized access to programming that matters to people over 50 -- programs on topics ranging from wellness to the economy and the arts -- available through AARP Radio.

Livio's creators are set to show their exciting Reciva enabled radio, now featuring an AARP Radio menu, at the AARP's 2009 National Event & Expo in Las Vegas, "Vegas@50+," Oct. 22-24.

"Adding AARP as an option to the Livio radio is a huge benefit for AARP members looking to rock out and catch up on programming, all away from the PC," said Greg Kim, Livio's sales and marketing manager.

The addition of the AARP menu is yet another enhancement to a product that uses a wired or wireless Internet connection to provide listeners with the freedom to enjoy internet radio in the home, without using a computer. The Livio Radio also gives listeners access to thousands of other free programming options available over the Internet.

"We're excited to see Livio add the AARP menu to its radio, which can only expand the ways our members can enjoy the growing list of audio content we make available live or on-demand," said Larry Gannon, vice president of AARP Radio.

Founded in 1958, AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that helps people 50 and over improve the quality of their lives. AARP has grown to 40 million members and has offices in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

As the nation's largest membership organization for people 50 and over, AARP is leading a revolution in the way people view and live life after 50.

AARP Radio offers more than 14 new programs each week.

The NPR Radio by Livio sells for $199 and is currently available for preorder in the United States at and

About Livio:

Founded in 2008, Livio LLC finds ways to make Internet audio streams accessible to more people, in more places. Dedicated to designing products that work fast without complicated menus, Livio developed the Livio Radio to let users listen to AARP®, NPR®, and Pandora® in the home, without a Ph.D. in consumer electronics.

About AARP:

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that helps people 50+ have independence, choice and control in ways that are beneficial and affordable to them and society as a whole. AARP does not endorse candidates for public office or make contributions to either political campaigns or candidates. We produce AARP The Magazine, the definitive voice for 50+ Americans and the world's largest-circulation magazine with over 35.5 million readers; AARP Bulletin, the go-to news source for AARP's nearly 40 million members and Americans 50+; AARP Segunda Juventud, the only bilingual U.S. publication dedicated exclusively to the 50+ Hispanic community; and our website, AARP Foundation is an affiliated charity that provides security, protection, and empowerment to older persons in need with support from thousands of volunteers, donors, and sponsors. We have staffed offices in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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