- Sports app named Winner and Users' Choice pick by The Tabby Awards
TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Leading mobile sports app theScore (TSX
Venture: SCR) has been named the best sports app on iPad by The Tabby Awards, the only global competition for the best tablet apps and games.
theScore won both awards it was eligible for - overall Winner for
Sports on iPad and Users' Choice pick in the sports category.
Judges and app users were invited to select the best apps and games from
more than 200 entries, with winners selected by an international panel
of independent judges. After theScore won the iPad Sports category
overall, judges said:
"This app is a pretty awesome way to keep track of all of your favorite
sports teams. Cool and highly intuitive. Easily customizable to the
needs of the individual user. A must have for sports fanatics."
John Levy, Chairman and CEO of theScore, said: "On top of the
ever-growing numbers of fans using theScore as their go-to sports app,
these latest awards are more proof that theScore continues to deliver a
truly best-in-class, personalized mobile-first experience."
theScore's victories in The Tabby Awards follows a number of other
recent accolades for the company, including being selected by Google as
one of the Best Apps of 2013 and highlighted as one of the most "Awesome iPhone Apps for Summer 2014" by Digital Trends.
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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
seamlessly shareable. theScore is available on iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone devices.
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