Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics iPhone App
Posted on February 12, 2010 by eli courey
The Olympics start tonight, so don’t forget to download the NBC Olympics app on your iPhone. It’s free and available in the App Store.
Experience the best of the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games with the NBC Olympics app. Follow all the action with live real-time updates on every event from Vancouver. Check out NBC Olympics video clips and highlights, news stories for every sport, results & schedules, and updated medal counts. Plus, you can follow your favorite nations, sports and athletes on Facebook and Twitter — all from your phone.
Want to know when things happen, as they happen? Set up push notifications for your favorite sports, so you won’t miss a single event. Check out the TV schedule to help you find the events you want on NBC Olympics’ on-air coverage. Or if you missed an event, check out NBC Olympics video highlights wherever you are.
Participate in Public and Private Groups, powered by Huddle, where you and your friends can discuss everything from Team USA’s latest game to Shaun White’s halfpipe double cork. You can also send comments by SMS so your friends won’t feel left out.
* News, results and medal counts: updated as they happen
* Video on-demand: watch NBC Olympics highlights and get video recommendations
* Favorites: save athletes, sports and nations as favorites and follow their Tweets
* Push notifications: get results for your favorite sports
* Extensive search capabilities: find all the Olympic Games content you want
* TV coverage schedule: find out NBC’s TV and online coverage schedule and set program reminders
* Athlete bios and sports info: learn sport rules and get the scoop about different sports, nations and teams
* Social networking: share Olympic Games content with your friends via Facebook and Twitter
* Discussions and more: comment on public forums or create private forums for you and your friends.
* A second-by-second Countdown to Vancouver