- Developer delivers tablet-optimized version of one of the world's most popular free sports apps
Already available for the iPad and BlackBerry PlayBook as well as for iPhone, BlackBerry, Android and Windows Phone smartphones, ScoreMobile has become a must-have app for sports fans, reaching more than 3.6 million unique users each month.
And now Score Media has responded to continued demand for the app by ensuring Kindle Fire users can enjoy all of its top features.
"The Kindle Fire is an exciting new device which perfectly suits ScoreMobile," said Dale Fallon, VP Digital Products, Score Media Inc. "At Score Media, we pride ourselves on meeting the ever-evolving needs of sports fans, and we know Kindle Fire users will love the app for its ease-of-use, personalization features and breadth of sports coverage."
ScoreMobile Tablet will provide Kindle Fire users with the option to fully experience the app in both landscape and portrait modes, while offering the kind of features which have made ScoreMobile one of the world's leading free sports apps, including:
- Personalized navigation with "My Score"
- Game view offering scores, stats and Twitter streams
- Interactive live blogs during key games
- TV segments and video highlights for selected leagues
- Integrated social sharing tools
Click here for a video to see just what ScoreMobile Tablet for Kindle Fire offers.
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Score Media is a media company committed to delivering interactive and authentic sports entertainment. Score Media's primary asset, theScore Television Network ("theScore"), is a national specialty television service providing sports news, information, highlights and live event programming in more than 6.8 million homes across Canada. The Company's digital media assets include theScore.com and the industry leading mobile sports applications ScoreMobile, ScoreMobile FC and SportsTap which reach over three million unique users per month. Growing from a team of 60 in 1997 to over 290 employees in 2012, Score Media is a revolutionizing interactive media company.
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