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.
Google's Family Link App to Help Manage Kid Phones
Google today announced Family Link, an app and service parents can use to set up and monitor Android smartphones for their children. Parents can use the app to create Google accounts for kids younger than age 13, which is linked to the parent account.
Microsoft Adds Disney Anywhere Content to Movies & TV
Microsoft today announced a new partnership with Disney that adds content from the Disney Movies Anywhere service to Microsoft's Movies & TV video service. Microsoft says users who connect their Microsoft Movies & TV account with a Disney Movies Anywhere account will automatically see content cross-populate their libraries.
Microsoft Gives Cortana a Bit More Bing
Microsoft today said it has added several features to Cortana, the voice-activated assistant built into Windows Phone 8.1. One of the new capabilities is called Daily Glance Evening Edition.
T-Mobile Zero-Rates 16 More Services, Bringing Binge On to 100+
T-Mobile today added 16 more video streaming services to its Binge On program, bring the total number of services to over 100. The new video services include ABC, Apple Music, Big Ten Network, CEEK VR, DISH Anywhere, Disney Channel, Disney Jr., Disney XD, D-PAN.TV, DramaFever, FOX NOW, FXNOW, NAT GEO TV, Shalom World, Sioeye, and Tubi TV.
DISNEY MOBILE NEXT MVNO TO GO BELLY UP...??