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TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) today
announced the launch of its flagship BlackBerry app, which has been
completely re-engineered and redesigned for specifically for the
BlackBerry 10 platform.
theScore for BlackBerry 10 has the clean look and brand consistency that
users of theScore's applications have come to expect, built using
BlackBerry 10 development best practices and design patterns. This new
experience will keep you in the action like never before. Key features
Up-to-the-second box scores, player stats, league leaders, betting odds,
game previews, recaps, top stories, schedules and league standings.
Live coverage of Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA, NCAA Mens), Hockey
(NHL), and Soccer (English Premier League, UEFA Champions League), with
live coverage of theScore's full slate of professional and collegiate
leagues coming soon.
Enhanced "My Score" functionality to enable users to customize the app
to their needs - follow any team, or player throughout the season to
view their performances as they happen, and use Player Grouping to
follow your fantasy teams' players in real-time.
New "Player Card Profiles", allowing users to do in-depth research with
player photos, recent performances, season stats, bios and fantasy news
"theScore worked closely with BlackBerry to ensure the app took
advantage of all the great new features available on BB10," said
Jonathan Savage, VP, Products at theScore Inc. "The Best in Class UI
and clean look and feel are something we're particularly proud of."
theScore is one of the most popular free sports apps in the world and is
used by more than three million people each month. Also available on
iPhone, iPad, Android, & Windows Phone, theScore app for BlackBerry 10
can be downloaded for free from BlackBerry World.
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
About theScore Inc.
theScore, Inc. creates, aggregates and distributes sports content via
established and emergent digital media assets, including mobile sports
applications and its website, theScore.com. theScore's mission is to create the ultimate digital service for
sports fans across web and mobile platforms.
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