PRN: With UEFA EURO 2012™ About to Kick off, Orange is Helping Fans Prepare Like Never Before
With UEFA EURO 2012â¢ About to Kick off, Orange is Helping Fans Prepare Like Never Before
PARIS, June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
With just days to go until UEFA EURO 2012tm unites football fans across Europe, UEFA and Orange are releasing new apps and services to help supporters get the most out of the tournament, whether at home or abroad.
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UEFA and Orange have updated the Official UEFA EURO 2012™ mobile application to include geolocation and augmented reality features to help fans find friends, venues and more*:
In addition to UEFA's official mobile application, Orange has launched its own Supporters' Cup Shake & Shout app to win tickets and other great prizes by showing that they are the best supporter during the tournament.
Finally, for fans who are attending the tournament - several Orange markets are offering roaming packages to help customers get the most out of their phones while they're visiting Poland and Ukraine. Fans should call Orange in their country to make sure they have the best bundle for their trip. Â Â
Orange is a proud sponsor of UEFA EURO 2012™ and is helping to connect football fans to the tournament through exciting digital experiences including the Orange Supporters'Â Cup (http://www.supporterscup.orange.com), the official UEFA EURO 2012™Â mobile app (http://bit.ly/JYk5Sv), and a wide variety of competitions and promotions across Europe.
Orange is also helping to make UEFA EURO 2012™ possible by acting as the exclusive telecommunications partner in Poland - providing everything from IT solutions at the stadium, to the networks and technology services which are part of UEFA's solution to its Broadcaster Partners who will distribute the tournament around the world.
*Geolocation and augmented reality features are not available on the Java version of the application. Version 2 of the application for Windows Phone 7 and Bada will be available shortly.
** Premium match highlights are only available on iPhone, Android and Java handsets
For a full list of features by platform, please visit:Â http://oran.ge/JQjS2W
Orange and any other Orange product or service names included in this material are trademarks of Orange Personal Communications Services Limited, Orange France or France Telecom.
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