Monthly Archives: July, 2012

GameFLy To Publish Mobile Games

OS ANGELES, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – GameFly, Inc., the leading video game service, announced today its plans to begin publishing mobile games for the iOS and Android platforms, as well as launching the independent GameFly GameStore for Android later this fall. Continuing its foray into digital initiatives, the company has set aside a game development [...]

AT&T Announces Prepaid Side Slider Smartphone

DALLAS, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Beginning June 5, AT&T* GoPhone customers looking for a prepaid Android smartphone will have another option with the Samsung Galaxy Appeal™, available at Walmart.  The Galaxy Appeal will also be available in all other AT&T GoPhone distribution channels beginning July 15th. The Galaxy Appeal is the first smartphone offered with [...]

DeLorme inReach™ Two-Way Satellite Communicator for iOS Devices

YARMOUTH, Maine, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — DeLorme, an innovation leader in navigation technology, today announced that its award-winning inReach™ is now compatible with iPhone®, iPad® and iPod® touch. This innovation makes it possible for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch to access an array of two-way satellite communications capabilities with the inReach and the DeLorme Earthmate App. [...]

Men In Black: Alien Crisis™ Video Game

MINNEAPOLIS, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Grab your black sunglasses and suit up for extraterrestrial warfare because Men In Black: Alien Crisis™, from Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard Inc., (Nasdaq: ATVI), hits retail shelves today.  Gamers can finally fulfill their dreams of becoming the ultimate MIB agent and saving the [...]

Meta Watch™ launches Bluetooth® 4.0 smartwatch

DALLAS and ESPOO, Finland, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Meta Watch launches its new smartwatch development system featuring Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology for connectivity and compatibility with Apple’s iPhone® 4S, iPad 3, and Android platforms. It is available for purchase immediately from the Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) e-Store and the Metawatch.org web site. Initial [...]

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®3 Content Collection #2

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Face Off’s one-on-one or two-on-two gameplay delivers the most visceral Call of Duty® multiplayer experience in the franchise’s history.  Getaway and Lookout, two fiercely tactical maps designed exclusively for Face Off, are part of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®3 Content Collection #2, released today by Activision Publishing, Inc., [...]

PlayThru Mini-Game Alternative to Annoying CAPTCHA Passwords

DETROIT, May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Are You a Human, a Detroit-based company that designs simple games used to verify human interaction on websites, today announced its innovative game-based human authentication tool, PlayThru. Designed to replace distorted text CAPTCHAs as a means of human identification, PlayThru is a free, cloud-based solution and is already deployed on [...]

NASA App 2.0 Released For iPhone, iPod Touch

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – NASA released Monday an updated version of the free NASA App for iPhone and iPod touch. The NASA App 2.0 includes several new features and a completely redesigned user interface that improves the way people can explore and experience NASA content on their mobile devices. A team at NASA’s Ames [...]

Motorola Mobility Previews TV Channel Searching Technology

BOSTON, May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Next-generation TV has arrived. At The Cable Show in Boston (May 21-23, Booth #733), Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE:MMI) is showcasing the revolutionary entertainment discovery experience that will be launching in North American homes later this year. Say “goodbye” to the traditional grid. Welcome to DreamGallery™ by Motorola Medios—a new on-screen [...]

Turtle Beach’s Expands Lineup Of Gaming Headsets

VALHALLA, N.Y., May 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Turtle Beach, pioneers and market-leaders of the gaming headset category, proudly announce its expanded lineup of premium quality headsets, all of which are now available online and at major retailers. Following the success of the XP500 – the world’s first gaming headset with full wireless Xbox LIVE® Chat– [...]