Dedicated to expanding a network and channel brands opposite mixed platforms and joining viewers with their favorite shows anytime and anywhere, Disney/ABC Television Group currently expelled a new chronicle of a ABC Player App that extends a app opposite mixed iOS devices. The updated app, recently highlighted as a sixth many downloaded giveaway iPad app of all time, is accessible for giveaway from a App Store on iPad, iPhone and iPod hold or during www.itunes.com/appstore.
In further to fluctuating a app’s availability, this updated chronicle adds sealed captioning functionality, as good as providing users a ability to “save and recall” their playback position between iOS devices. Like a existent app, a updated chronicle is ad upheld and will launch with promotion from such brands as Lexus, Toyota and Verizon, among others. Users will continue to be means to squeeze downloads of episodes around a iTunes Store. In expectation of a new iPad launch, a Digital Media group has also optimized a stream iPad app to support full retina display.
“We are anxious with a ongoing opening of a ABC Player App and a fact that consumers and advertisers have enthusiastically continued to welcome a initial app offering,” pronounced Albert Cheng, EVP and Chief Product Officer, Digital Media, Disney/ABC Television Group. “Almost 6 years ago we began streaming full episodes of ABC array online; scarcely dual years ago, we extended a viewers options with a iPad app; and with a new enhancements to a ABC Player App, it should be some-more apparent than ever that a joining to providing and fluctuating viewers’ choices and practice opposite mixed platforms while optimizing revenues stays a tip priority today.”
The ABC Player App, that creatively launched in and with a iPad’s entrance in Apr 2010, extends a strech of a programming accessible on ABC.com’s full part actor to yield fans of ABC’s array with a accumulation of convenient, unstable observation options to locate adult on their favorite programs. Designed, built and launched in reduction than 5 weeks, a strange ABC Player iPad app has been downloaded some-more than 4 million times given a iPad’s debut.
Over a past several years, a Disney/ABC Television Group has consistently launched innovative apps for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. In Apr 2010, in and with a entrance of iPad, DATG became a initial to broach ad-supported, full-length video around a acclaimed ABC Player App. Other important DATG apps embody a critically-acclaimed ABC News App for iPad; a Emmy Award-winning central Oscars App that supposing singular backstage observation practice for a 83rd and 84th Academy Awards; and a recently expelled ABC Family App that allows full part observation of a channel’s strange series.