Invitation-only event to be held January 29 at the USC School of Cinematic Arts
LOS ANGELES – Jan. 22, 2013 – The University of Southern California (USC) invites you to GLIMPSE, a digital technology showcase featuring cutting-edge research from across the university, much of it never presented to a general audience. This exclusive media event will feature presentations and live demonstrations of new technology that is shaping the future, enhancing the present, and preserving the past.
Members of the media who would like to attend GLIMPSE are encouraged to contact firstname.lastname@example.org; RSVPs are appreciated by close of business on Thursday, January 24.
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Exclusive iOS release features seamless sharing of image, text and audio content across major networks and an ad-free, privacy-focused environment
BOSTON – Jan. 16, 2013 – Digisocial, Inc. today launched its social sharing app for iOS, introducing a new way for users to share content and connect globally. Now available for free on the App Store (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/digisocial/id529473443?mt=8), Digisocial is an audio-enabled, always ad-free social sharing app that combines the best elements of social tools with the power of voice, in an experience that is as private or public as a user chooses. The app’s audio capabilities allow users to create and share content in new ways, with tools like “VoicePhotos.” Shareable publicly or privately on the Digisocial network, Facebook and Twitter, VoicePhotos are high-resolution images with high-definition audio recordings attached. VoicePhotos can be used to quickly and conveniently share audio commentary alongside pictures, or in other innovative ways such as adding a live music sample to a photo of a band in action. Continue reading Audio-enabled Social Sharing App Digisocial Launches
With HD audio quality for up to 20,000 simultaneous users, RaidCall experiences continued growth after 2 successful years
SAN JOSE, Calif.- September 26, 2012 –RaidCall, providers of high-quality group communication software, announced today that it has reached more than 10 million registered users worldwide. RaidCall allows users to seamlessly communicate with an unmatched amount of people (up to 20,000 simultaneous users), without paying a dime or setting up servers. With a simple installation process, lightweight system requirements and minimal memory usage, RaidCall keeps group conversations fluid and clear, with little to no impact on other concurrently running programs. RaidCall also unveiled a new website to commemorate the occasion and showcase its offering, viewable at RaidCall.com.
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Wheelz Delivers New Transportation Alternative for Students at the Claremont Colleges, Loyola Marymount, Caltech and Occidental
SAN FRANCISCO – September 25, 2012 – Wheelz, the peer-to-peer (P2P) car sharing service that is revolutionizing car ownership and access, announced today that it is launching across four new college campuses in Los Angeles. Wheelz connects students with cars to students who need them and is doubling the number of California college campuses it serves after seeing great traction at Stanford, UC Berkeley, USC and UCLA. By offering a convenient and easy-to-use car sharing solution, Wheelz is filling an important need for students in L.A., who really need a car to access the amazing business, cultural and entertainment options that surround them. Continue reading Wheelz Expands Car Sharing Service Across Los Angeles College Campuses
Design team channels BMW, Apple, Tesla, and NASA experience to create advanced coffee machine that delivers unparalleled brew precision and quality
SAN FRANCISCO – September 19, 2012 – Blossom Coffee (www.blossomcoffee.com) today unveiled its first product, Blossom One Limited. Designed to combine the best parts of immersion brewing with the ease of a standard coffeemaker, the revolutionary Blossom One Limited makes the perfect cup of coffee every time by allowing precise control of every aspect of the brewing process. Available for a brief time only, buyers can select custom materials for their handcrafted machines. Additionally, Blossom One Limited customers will receive personal support and no-cost maintenance for one year. All limited units come with an official signed build placard, and will be hand-delivered by the Blossom team. Continue reading Blossom Coffee Unveils Blossom One Limited; Special Edition Machine Features Custom Materials, All-Inclusive Service and Support
Finalists Guaranteed Cash and iOS Publishing Agreements, Community Voting Opens
LOS ANGELES – June 26, 2012 – Atari, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and developers of interactive entertainment, today revealed finalists in the Pong® Indie Developer Challenge. The developers revealed today will win three-year, revenue-share publishing agreements and cash prizes, which will be awarded based on final ranking, with first place taking home a grand prize of $50,000. All finalists are featured on Atari’s Developer Spotlight, with information about each developer and their submission. Fans can visit the Developer Spotlight and vote for their favorite new Pong concept at www.atari.com/pongdevchallenge/finalists. Continue reading Atari Announces Finalists for the Pong® Indie Developer Challenge
Mobile Industry Veteran, Clay Kellogg, to Lead and Scale Business Development Team to Support the Company’s Fast-Growing Publisher Network
SAN FRANCISCO – June 21, 2012 – Chartboost (www.chartboost.com), a disruptive technology platform that powers independence for mobile game developers, today announced that it has hired Clay Kellogg, former head of mobile platform and partnership strategy at Google and Admob Business Development lead, to serve as its Chief Revenue Officer.
Launched in October of last year, Chartboost has been one of the mobile gaming industry’s best-kept secrets. The San Francisco-based company has quietly deployed their technology to over 4,000 app developers, enabling them to negotiate direct deals within the gaming community. The company currently supports over two billion game sessions per month. Continue reading Chartboost Announces 2 Billion Game Sessions Per Month, Adds Chief Revenue Officer to Continue Expansion
Free App for Business Professionals Encourages Transparency, Reduces E-mail, and Helps Showcase Achievements
ENTERPRISE 2.0 CONFERENCE – June 19, 2012 – DoubleDutch, the leading provider of mobile engagement applications for events, sales teams, and other enterprise workgroups, today announced the availability of Pride, its latest workgroup collaboration app. Pride simplifies the way teams share information and celebrate success in the workplace. Pride is now available for free on both iPhone and Android mobile devices. Continue reading DoubleDutch Launches Pride App for Mobile Team Collaboration