Posts Tagged ‘ nba ’

Samsung Super Bowl XLVII ‘Next Big Thing’ TV Ad with LeBron James, Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd (5 Minute Video)

February 3, 2013

The Big Pitch is here! Samsung just posted its 2-minute Super Bowl XLVII TV advertisement on YouTube, which can be viewed above, prior to the big game between the Ravens vs 49ers; or maybe I should say before the “Big Plate” featuring the San Francisco “50-Minus-1-ers” v.s. the Baltimore “Black Birds.” Like the much shorter teaser,...
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ShaqDown Game Releases on Android, iOS on January 8 (Video)

January 5, 2013
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Shaquille O’Neal will soon debut in his first smartphone game as the main character in “Shaqdown” for Android and iOS. According to Hiptic Games, ShaqDown is set during a “post apocalyptic future” in which the mutation of a zombie virus has created a new sentient breed of zombies that have taken over the world....
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ESPN ScoreCenter App for Android, iOS Updated to 3.0 with Refreshed UI

December 20, 2012

The ESPN ScoreCenter app has been updated to version 3.0 with a completely redesigned and optimized user experience for Android smartphones and tablets, as well as iOS devices, including the iPhone 5 and iPad. The new, simplified UI is said to make it easier to access the latest scores, news, alerts and video highlights...
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NBA Superstar LeBron James in New Samsung Galaxy Note II TV Commercial During Heat vs Celtics Game (Video)

October 30, 2012

LeBron James, NBA superstar and reigning MVP, appeared in a new commercial promoting the Samsung Galaxy Note II Android smartphone during TNT’s broadcast of the Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat basketball game tonight. The lengthy ad, which can be viewed in the embedded video above, shows King James using the popular phablet (phone-tablet hybrid)...
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Google Now Search App for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Updated with Movie Showtimes, Public Alerts, Favorite Sports Teams

August 29, 2012

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean users just received an update for the Google Now Search app that adds support for movie showtimes, public alerts, and manually selecting favorite sports teams. Head to Google Play to get the free download. Google Search Update for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean: -Movies – see movie showtimes and more...
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NBC Releases Official 2012 London Olympic Games Apps for Tracking and Live Streaming Events (Video)

July 12, 2012

Are you ready for the 2012 London Summer Olympic Games? NBC wants to get their viewers prepared with two official smartphone apps, called NBC Olympics and NBC Olympics Live Extra, for Android and iOS (iPhone, iPad). If executed properaly, you’re in for a treat because the two apps are said to cover 32 sports,...
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NBA All-Star Kevin Love Appears in Samsung Galaxy S III Smartphone ‘Commercial’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live (Video)

June 21, 2012

NBA All-Star and future Olympian Kevin Love, who currently plays for the Minnesota Timberwolves, appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live the other night in a skit that featured the Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone – coming shortly to Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T. The rebound king and Guillermo were placed in a tropical setting...
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EA Releases NBA Jam for Android – Kaboom!

March 15, 2012

EA Mobile has released NBA Jam for Android on the Google Play Store for $4.99. The rehash of the classic arcade style basketball series has been available for home consoles, like Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, as well as on iOS, for quite a while, but now it’s finally here on Android. Check out...
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NCAA March Madness Live 2012 App for iOS and Android

March 9, 2012

March Madness is just around the corner and that means 67 intense tournament games of Division I college basketball to watch in about three weeks. For $4, you can grab the official app for iOS (available now on iTunes) or Android (coming soon) that allows you to live stream all the games from the...
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NBA Star Kevin Durant Slams Doodle Jump in New Sprint Ad

February 27, 2012

Kevin Durant put on a show during the 2012 NBA All-Star game last night and ultimately won the MVP award, but today we’re interested in his new commercial that repeatedly aired over the weekend. In the ad, Sprint, the official wireless partner of the NBA, focuses on their ability to offer customers carefree unlimited...
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Phoenix Suns Become First NBA Team to Integrate Tablets (Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1) Into Basketball Operations

February 8, 2012

The Phoenix Suns have partnered with Verizon Wireless and Samsung Mobile to become the first NBA team to adopt wireless tablet technology for business and basketball operations. Their tablet of choice? Many would expect it to be Apple’s iPad 2, but the organization decided to go with the Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 running...
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ESPN ScoreCenter and WatchESPN Android apps updated

January 25, 2012

ESPN recently updated two of their most popular Android apps, ESPN ScoreCenter for sports scores/stats tracking and WatchESPN for TV streaming. The ScoreCenter update added scoring/breaking news notifications and fixed a number of issues dealing with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and tablets. On a similar note, the WatchESPN update added full screen support...
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NBA Rookie of the Year and Slam Dunk champ Blake Griffin checks out Vizio Android tablet (video)

June 14, 2011

Blake Griffin, the NBA’s Rookie of the Year and Slam Dunk champion, takes us on a video tour of his new Vizio entertainment system, which includes an unreleased Android tablet. The Vizio rep demos the tablet’s ability to switch-up stereo speakers depending on screen orientation and how it can control a 65″ 3D HDTV...
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T-Mobile USA, Miami Heat Enter Multi-Year Partnership

October 28, 2010

The Miami Heat and T-Mobile USA have partnered up for a multi-year deal, according to a recent press release. “The sponsorship includes extensive in-game features, exposure on English and Spanish radio, in-arena signage, retail promotions, social media integration, and other online elements including Presenter of’s TV Companion.” Although fans in Miami are bound...
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