WHRO Media Apps
As we all enjoy more of our favorite programs via mobile and on-demand, WHRO has created a one-stop-destination for all your Public TV and radio content, our free WHRO media app.
For WHRV and WHRO FM listeners, the app offers access to our live radio streams and locally-produced radio shows. It offers the latest NPR News articles and audio segments, lets you pause and rewind live audio, and view the program schedule.
For WHRO TV viewers, the app gives access to a large selection of the PBS programs you love, including hundreds of hours of WHRO Passport exclusive on-demand programming, such as Masterpiece, NOVA, and Antiques Roadshow, as well as all locally-produced programs like Curate and The Historic Attucks Theatre: Apollo of the South. It’s also your destination for up-to-date TV Schedules and Live 24/7 WHRO Kids TV stream.
Listening to WHRV and WHRO FM on your Smart Speaker
Your smart speaker just got smarter. With a few simple commands, you can access the entire world of WHRV and WHRO FM – all the latest news, live and on-demand shows and podcasts.
Enable the WHRV FM Skill. Then, say any of the utterances below:
- "Alexa, open WHRV FM"
Alexa streams WHRV FM live.
- "Alexa, ask WHRV FM to play [program name]”
Alexa plays the latest episode of your favorite local program like Out of the Box: Album of the Week with Paul Shugrue, or Sinnett in Session with Jae Sinnett. See all programs
Enable the WHRO FM Skill. Then, say any of the utterances below:
- "Alexa, open WHRO FM"
Alexa streams WHRO FM live.
- "Alexa, ask WHRO FM to play [program name]”
Alexa plays the latest episode of your favorite local program like Morning Classics with Dwight Davis, or Evening Classics with Raymond Jones. See all programs
All programs aired on The WHRO Voice are specifically designed for and primarily directed to blind, visually impaired or other handicapped persons who are unable to read standard printed material.
Enable the WHRO Voice Skill. Then, say any of the utterances below:
- "Alexa, ask the WHRO Voice to play"
Alexa streams The WHRO Voice live.
- "Alexa, ask the WHRO Voice for today’s schedule”
Alexa states the day's schedule. Access the schedule online
- "Alexa, ask the WHRO Voice for help"
Explore topics of assistance related the the WHRO Voice programming.
NPR One App
NPR One is the new audio app that connects you to a stream of public radio news and stories curated for you. Great storytelling and rigorous reporting that informs, engages, inspires and surprises—from the ends of the earth to your own city or town—available to you whenever, wherever. It’s public radio made personal.
Even with the breadth of public radio at your fingertips, you won’t lose touch at home. Local news is woven seamlessly into your listening experience. Local stories, locally reported, are delivered daily. Community is everything.
- A personalized stream of NPR and WHRV FM news and stories
- Skip, rewind, pause and share
- Search for your favorite shows
- International, national, regional and local content
- A simple, intuitive interface
As fast as the world is changing the way it listens to public radio, NPR One is changing the way we deliver it. NPR is here to deliver the public radio experience wherever you are. Whenever you can connect. Here we go. It’s NPR One.
NPR One on Amazon Smart Speakers
NPR One is available on your Amazon Smart Speaker. Just say "Alexa, enable NPR One" and she'll send a card to your Alexa app to help you get started. From there, follow the prompts to launch into your customized listening experience.
Below are all of the NPR One-enabled commands currently available on your Amazon Echo:
- "Alexa, play NPR One"
Hear the latest local and national news, and a flow of thoughtfully hand-curated stories.
- "Alexa, ask NPR One to play the latest news"
Hear the latest 3-minute newscast, updated every hour.
- "Alexa, ask NPR One to play [podcast name] podcast."
Play the latest episode of a specific podcast. Be sure to say "podcast" after the show name.