New Features Coming To Disney Mobile
Apr 18, 2007, 12:38 PM by (staff)
Disney will begin launching new features for its MVNO subscribers this summer. The first will be a location based service called Scout that will display points of interest near the user's location. Scout will be followed by a photo upload service that will send pictures taken from Disney cameraphones to a photo sharing site. Many carriers and MVNOs offer a similar service. Disney Mobile also expects to launch a unique online calendaring service late this year. Parents can manage the family calendar from a website and updates can be pushed as alerts to family phones.
Clips, Apple's Video Creation App, Gains Disney Characters
Apple today updated its Clips mobile video application with characters from Disney movies and new graphic overlays and posters. Apple says several classic Disney characters, such as Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Daisy, can be added to videos complete with animations.
Verizon Smart Family Is A Refreshed Way to Manage Kids' Smartphones
Verizon Wireless today debuted Verizon Smart Family, a revamped service to help parents keep track of how their kids use their phones. The app allows parents to manage screen time by pausing the internet, to check battery status, and to view texts and calls.
Disney Parks Gain Google Street View
Google's Street View team has added 11 Disney Parks to its repertoire of ground-level tourism. Curious would-be park goers can explore Walt Disney World, Epcot Center, Hollywood Studios and more all from the comfort of home.
Samsung Brings Mickey and Minnie Mouse to the Galaxy S9 and S9+ as AR Emoji on Launch Day
Samsung today said those who buy the Galaxy S9 or S9+ smartphones will have access to classic Disney characters Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse via the phones' cameras. The pair of mice are brought to life in the S9/S9+ device thanks to Samsung's AR Emoji, which uses the front-facing camera to help people animate characters and more.
Google Lets Android Users Merge iTunes, Google Movie Libraries Into One
Google today announced a new service called Movies Anywhere, which allows people to bring together their movie collections from Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, and Vudu into a single library that can be accessed from any device. Google is launching Movies Anywhere in the U.S.
DISNEY MOBILE NEXT MVNO TO GO BELLY UP...??