- COST: Free - APP STORE STARS: 4
- Categories: Entertainment, Games, Lifestyle, Native, Sports, Social Networking
No other app comes close to covering the sheer amount of events this app does. Whether you want to follow golf, cricket, soccer, basketball, PlayUp will give you live updates of a sporting event and let you message other fans logged in. There are public rooms for you to enter and join in with a large group of supporters and fans chatting about whichever sports match it is for. In these rooms you can join in the banter and see what everybody’s opinion is, without being at the stadium, or even watching the game of television.
You can also invite all your Facebook friends to join PlayUp and get involved in the action. Before you know it, you could be chatting about darts with your old boss, or laughing at your university pal because his football team just lost the important game of the season. The app has a powerful real time messaging service that makes sure your message gets to your buddy instantly, even if he is half way across the world. Things change quickly in sports, and the developers have made sure that your message is posted as quickly as a ball is passed.
Instead of using separate apps for different sports, like one for ice hockey, one for football, another for baseball, you can find everything with PlayUp. The Live Now screen displays everything that is happening in the world of sport from across the globe, with regular updates to keep you in the loop. It doesn’t matter whether it is local sports teams or international matches, PlayUp seems to have it all!
COOL CONCLUSION: PlayUp lets you feel like you’re at a live sports event when you can’t make the real thing. Curse and cheer all in real time, even when you can’t watch on television!--Date/Version: Released 10/21/11 - Version 1.0.3
--iOS/Age Rating: This app requires iOS 4.0 or later. Rated 4+.
--Device: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
--Developer: PLAYUP USA, LLC
Visit the iTunes App Store for more details, and to download:
PLAYUP - WHERE SPORT GETS SOCIAL
(This post was prepared by Christine Jameson, a freelance writer from London who spends most of her time reviewing and writing about 0% balance transfer credit cards and other finance topics but as a huge sports fan has quickly become addicted to PlayUp.)
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