Mobile Entertainment A subcategory of general Consumer Technology/Electronics-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements related to mobile and entertainment products/services in the electronics industry, particularly with regard to mobile devices such as phones and tablets, and other peripherals.

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Apr 27, 2016, 10:47 ET Localeur Expands Nationwide, Founder Visits 35 Cities

 Localeur, where locals find and share the best local places to eat, drink and play, announced today it has opened its platform to expand to...


Apr 27, 2016, 10:17 ET Kevin Harrington partners with Sweeble app, a new social network with time-based "liking"

Kevin Harrington, inventor of the infomercial and original Shark on ABC's Emmy winning TV show, "Shark Tank" announced today his official...


Apr 27, 2016, 10:16 ET Research and Markets - Facebook Developing Standalone Camera App

Facebook is developing a standalone camera app that will allow users to share photos and videos directly to the social network. The app is still...


Apr 27, 2016, 08:31 ET KraziLogic, an Independent Games Studio in New Jersey, is Set to Release its Mobile Game "Boozed N Busted" for Android & iOS

  Boozed n Busted is the first title from Krazilogic, owned by Jay Doliviera, a psychologist who has a passion for creating unique gaming apps....


Apr 27, 2016, 08:30 ET OpenTable App Redesign Helps Travelers and Locals Discover New Dining Experiences

 OpenTable, the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), today announced the...


Apr 27, 2016, 07:00 ET Cheetah Mobile Hosts Summit for Global App Developers; Announces Data-driven Content Strategy along with $50M Investment in Robotics

Cheetah Mobile, the world's leading mobile utility and security app developer, hosted Cheetah Connect Summit, a mobile industry conference that...


Apr 27, 2016, 06:59 ET Cheetah Mobile to Hold Annual General Meeting on May 20, 2016

Cheetah Mobile Inc. (the "Company" or "Cheetah Mobile") (NYSE: CMCM), a leading mobile internet company that provides mission critical applications...


Apr 27, 2016, 03:30 ET Saavn and VIVA Bahrain Partner to Launch Comprehensive Streaming Music Offering

Leading Mobile Carrier and Music Service Introduce Premium Audio Product for South Asian Audiences in Bahrain  Saavn, India's premier audio...


Apr 26, 2016, 15:50 ET JetSmarter Offers Helicopter Service from NY to the Hamptons

 JetSmarter, the fastest growing private jet company across the globe, has announced the launch of its Helicopter Service, which will offer...


Apr 26, 2016, 15:09 ET Shout geht strategische Partnerschaft mit der Numbase Group ein; Unternehmen arbeiten auf einer neuen, preisbasierten Live-Quiz-Plattform zusammen

Shazam-Investor und Numbase-CEO Ayman Zakaria Jomaa investiert jetzt auch in Shout und wird Mitglied des Vorstandes    Der Gründer...


Apr 26, 2016, 15:08 ET Shout forme un partenariat stratégique avec Numbase Group, les sociétés collaborant sur une nouvelle plateforme de jeux de questions en direct pour gagner des cadeaux

Ayman Zakaria Jomaa, investisseur de Shazam et PDG de Numbase, investit à présent aussi dans Shout, en même temps qu'il rejoint...


Apr 26, 2016, 11:23 ET Gogo Business Aviation Completes Initial Phase of Flight Testing for Gogo Biz 4G

 Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading provider of in-flight connectivity and wireless in-flight entertainment solutions to the global aero...


Apr 26, 2016, 11:22 ET Direct Agents Wins 2016 Hermes Creative Award -- An Integrated Omni-Channel Strategy For Work With Client Zeel Massage On Demand

 Direct Agents won the 4th annual Hermes Creative Award presented by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals for an...


Apr 26, 2016, 10:00 ET GREE Launches Virtual Reality Game, Tomb of the Golems, Exclusively for Samsung Gear VR

 GREE (http://gree-corp.com), a leading publisher of mobile games, today announced the release of Tomb of the Golems: a virtual reality action...


Apr 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Mobile Ad Leader MediaBrix Hires Rocco Smeriglio, Formerly Of Apple And Facebook, For Midwest Sales Leadership

 MediaBrix, the industry leader in delivering emotional brand connections that drive user receptivity in mobile, announced today the hire of...


Apr 26, 2016, 09:00 ET New Mobile Game 'Bubble Shooter Arcade' Offers a Modern Update of a Classic Favorite

After more than 20 million downloads of their classic game series 'Bubble Shooter,' leading mobile games developer Ilyon Dynamics has released an...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:40 ET Play Works Studio Opens Pre-Orders for Robiis

 Play Works Studio is proud to announce Robiis, little creatures that teach software coding to everyone! Our mission is to encourage children,...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:07 ET MMJRecs Announces New Medical Marijuana App Launch Memorial Day, $5 Evaluations For Veterans Suffering From PTSD

Got $5 ON IT? MMJRecs today unveiled a brand-new app that enables California medical-cannabis patients to apply for and receive doctor...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Cheetah Mobile Officially Adopts Kiip Moments

Moments are going global! Cheetah Mobile (NYSE: CMCM), a leading mobile app developer, has officially partnered up with Kiip, a mobile rewards...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Pricerazzi launches in the U.S. to help customers claim millions in price match savings

 Pricerazzi, the app that "Keeps Track for Money Back", is launching in the United States and will be a game-changer for the way customers get...


Apr 26, 2016, 07:30 ET AI-Driven Virtual Assistant from Kasisto Powers India's First Mobile-Only Bank

 Kasisto, a startup that aims to transform the consumer banking experience with artificial intelligence, announced today that its KAI platform...


Apr 26, 2016, 07:30 ET Shout Forms Strategic Partnership with Numbase Group, Companies Collaborating on a New Prize-backed Live Quizzing Platform

Shazam investor and Numbase CEO Ayman Zakaria Jomaa, now also investing in Shout as well as joining their Board  Numbase Group founder and...


Apr 26, 2016, 06:00 ET Smart Home Vendor tado° Raises $23 Million to Fuel US Expansion, Bringing Funding Total to $57 Million to Date

tado° (www.tado.com), a global leader in smart climate control, today announced it has closed a $23 million round of funding, bringing the...


Apr 25, 2016, 09:03 ET Internationally renowned Hip-Hop recording artist Flo Rida To Speak at the 2016 Samsung Developer Conference About His New Mobile Street Racing App

 International Multi-Platinum Hip-Hop artist, Flo Rida, will introduce his new mobile app 'SPEED GODS', a joint venture between Flo...


Apr 25, 2016, 08:27 ET Meizu Unveils New m3 Smartphone

-- Octa-core Processer -- 13-megapixel Camera with Phase Detection Autofocus -- 2.5D curved glass display -- Soft and Durable...