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mSpot Launches the Holy Grail of Mobile Movies: Instant Streaming Plus Progressive Downloads

August 30, 2011

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Popular cloud entertainment provider mSpot, Inc., today announced it has enabled downloading capabilities to mSpot Movies(TM), and that the new feature will be offered as an update to the preloaded mSpot Movie streaming application on Lenovo IdeaPad K1 and Lenovo ThinkPad tablets in September. The new feature enables people to start watching a movie while the download is in progress, and finish it later when they’re offline – making entertainment on the tablet easier and more accessible.

Lenovo users can access the preinstalled mSpot Movies application on their tablets to find a selection of new release movies available for instant downloading and streaming.

“Our tablets were designed to give spontaneous and instantaneous entertainment – anywhere you want it. We’re excited to provide the most accessible movie-watching experience with mSpot Movies, giving Lenovo users the best on the market,” stated Ninis Samuel, Global Director of Mobile Product Marketing for Lenovo.

“Anyone who has ever streamed a movie knows how much the Internet connection impacts the experience. Now, you can say goodbye to buffering issues; start watching and downloading the movie in the airport, and continue watching it offline on the airplane,” stated Daren Tsui, CEO and co-founder, mSpot.

mSpot also offers white labeled cloud entertainment services to Consumer Electronics OEMs and cellular carriers, and currently serves Verizon, AT&T and Sprint. mSpot cloud entertainment services reach more than six million mobile customers.

For more information about mSpot Movies, please visit: www.mspotmovies.com.

About mSpot

mSpot, Inc., delivers music, movie and radio content instantly to users – bringing effortless, Cloud-based syncing across all devices. The company offers three services: mSpot Music (TM) enables people to upload their entire music collections online and listen wherever they are; mSpot Movies(TM) – a premium Video On Demand (VOD) movie service; and mSpot Radio® – an all-format radio service that includes over 400 channels of music. More information is available at http://www.mspotcorporate.com/

SOURCE mSpot, Inc.

Source: PR Newswire