- Leading mobile sports app among the first apps for Apple Watch
TORONTO, March 30, 2015 /CNW/ - theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) ("theScore") today confirmed its flagship app 'theScore' will be among the first apps to be available for Apple Watch, delivering real-time scores, stats and breaking news notifications on users' favorite leagues, teams and players right to their wrist.
Key features of theScore Apple Watch app include:
- My Score: View live scores and upcoming match-ups for all your followed teams and games in one quick and easy view.
- Matchup View: Dive deeper into any of your games right from your Apple Watch to see game details, scoring plays and team stats.
- Notifications: Get real-time notifications on scoring plays and breaking news for your followed leagues, teams and players. Read news article previews right on your watch, or handoff to your iPhone to continue reading there.
- Glances: theScore Apple Watch app gives you a single view of how your favorite team is doing in real-time, so you'll always know the latest score.
"theScore for Apple Watch adds yet another dimension to the deep personalization features and lightning fast push notifications that already make theScore the MVP for millions of sports fans every month," said John Levy, Founder and CEO of theScore.
theScore app for Apple Watch will be available on the Apple Watch App Store on April 24. theScore app for iPhone is available now from the App Store.
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theScore, Inc. is an independent creator of mobile-first sports experiences, connecting fans to what they love through an addictive combination of comprehensive and personalized real-time news, scores, stats, alerts and daily fantasy sports contests via its mobile sports platforms 'theScore,' 'theScore eSports,' 'ScoreMobileFC' and 'Swoopt.'
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