- theScore one of only two sports apps to be named in prestigious PC Mag
TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR)
("theScore") today celebrated being named as one of "The 100 Best Android Apps of 2013" by PC Mag.
theScore was one of only two sports apps to be included in the list by the
influential tech media outlet, featuring alongside mobile products from
other top developers including Facebook, Pinterest, Flipboard and
"We thank PC Mag for recognizing our uniquely independent and
mobile-first way of delivering content to millions of sports fans,"
said John Levy, Chairman and CEO of theScore. "This reaffirms
theScore's approach to giving sports fans the best-in-class mobile
sports experience they deserve."
theScore provides comprehensive coverage of more than 20 sports and
leagues, 800 teams and 15,000 players, while its personalization
features give the user complete control, tailoring their experience to
receive the scores, news and alerts which truly matter to them.
Its news updates are delivered using theScore's unique mobile-first
approach, where up-to-the-minute content is presented in "snackable
bites" that break down the biggest stories into the most important
elements - stacking each update on top of the last. Content is created
in theScore's mobile newsroom, which is powered by an in-house,
custom-designed content management system (CMS) that allows journalists
to deliver mobile sports news quicker than ever.
theScore is available on iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone devices and its mobile platforms are used by about five million users a
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About theScore Inc.
theScore creates mobile-first sports experiences, connecting fans to
what they love through an addictive combination of real-time news,
scores, fantasy information and alerts while creating and curating
content that is mobile optimized, comprehensive, customizable and
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