LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digiboo (www.digiboo.com), today announced the availability of its first app for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch®, giving users quick and convenient on-the-go access to their favorite movies and TV show titles from Digiboo kiosks.
After installing the Digiboo App, available for free on the App StoreSM, users can rent or purchase content from any Digiboo kiosk and download it directly from the app, making it conveniently available anytime, anywhere. Since the Digiboo content is digital-only, with no physical discs to return, titles are always in stock and regularly refreshed.
"Our new app for Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch is a major addition to Digiboo's multi-platform service," said Richard Cohen, CEO, Digiboo. "It more than doubles our potential user base, and most importantly, fulfills our promise to our customers to provide the best experience for those who want access to movies and TV to watch on the device of their choice."
Digiboo's competitively-priced catalogue of more than 800 movie and TV titles can be accessed through its interactive touchscreen kiosks. The company has begun its national roll-out in Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP), Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA) and Portland International Airport (PDX).
Digiboo has partnered with several studios, including Warner Bros, Paramount, Sony, Lions Gate and Anchor Bay Entertainment, as well as FSH, Smarte Carte, PTS and Gateway Newstands, to provide the highest quality service to travelers.
The Digiboo App is available for free from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore.
Digiboo is a convenient option for people to watch the movies and TV shows they love, whenever and wherever they want. It is a first-of-its-kind digital retail download service that has more than 800 new releases and popular movie titles and 20 television series available through its interactive touchscreen kiosks.
Digiboo kiosks are currently available exclusively through airports and Gateway Newstands in the United States, ideal distribution channels offering more choices for people to buy or rent the entertainment they love while on-the-go. These movies and TV shows can be downloaded in as little as 30 seconds to a thumb drive, or just minutes directly to your device via Wi-Fi and played back on any Apple iPhone, iPad, iPad mini or iPod Touch or any Android or Windows-enabled PC, laptop, tablet or phone. Digiboo delivers a fast and convenient way for people to watch movies and TV.
Digiboo was founded in 2008 by film industry veterans Richard Cohen, former MGM Home Entertainment and Consumer Products president, Jeff Karbowiak, EVP of MGM's Home Entertainment Group, David Beddow, CTO at Movielink, and Blake Thomas, GM of MGM Home Entertainment.
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Edelman PR for Digiboo