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Leading free sports app, theScore, re-launched for Android

January 29, 2013

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TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2013 /CNW/ – theScore Inc. today announced the
re-launch of its flagship mobile product, theScore, for Android
devices. Sports fans and fantasy league managers on Android devices
will now be able to enjoy a visually richer and more user-friendly

Based on the design of its critically acclaimed iPhone and iPad apps,
theScore for Android is completely free to download and has an all-new
look and feel including:

        --  Completely re-designed interface with an emphasis on fantasy
            sports, to give you the ultimate mobile sports experience
        --  Enriched content: Over 15,000 players, 600 teams and 19 leagues
            and associations represented, with more leagues to be added in
            future releases
        --  My Score: A rich personalized view to help you track scores and
            your favorite teams and players in real-time
      o Create a customized scoreboard to track any team or player from any
      o Organize and follow fantasy teams and players in real-time
      o Deep dive into player card profiles, which offer season stats,
        photos and the latest fantasy news from RotoWire
      o View favorite teams on one page for quick access to upcoming games,
        injuries, rosters and team news
        --  One-tap social sharing: Tweet or share on Facebook the latest
            team news, or a high-quality screenshot from any section of the
        --  theScore ticker widget: once you set your favorite team you can
            conveniently see the scores of your favorite teams on your home

“Our large and loyal Android user base has been eagerly anticipating
this update to our Android offering and we feel we’ve really
delivered”, said Jonathan Savage, VP of Products at theScore Inc. “A
sleek user interface based on Android Design Patterns and best
practices, along with all the great features our users across platforms
have come to expect.”

theScore is one of the most popular free sports apps in the world and is
used by more than three million people each month. Also available on
iPhone, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, iPad and iPad mini, theScore for
Android can be downloaded for free from Google Play.

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About theScore Inc.
theScore, Inc. creates, aggregates and distributes sports content via
established and emergent digital media assets, including mobile sports
applications and its website, theScore.com. theScore’s mission is to create the ultimate digital service for
sports fans across web and mobile platforms.

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