Aug 30, 2013
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -
For the 2013-2014 school year Friars.com has released an updated mobile application for all Friar fans, with compatible iOS and Android devices.
The updated official mobile application for Providence College now offers access to live content, full gametracker sport coverage as well as upgraded in-app notifications. The new sport-specific twitter feeds and a redesigned game center will allow users faster access to updated news and information throughout the entire 2013-14 school year. The mobile app is available free for download in the App Store and Google Play Market. Once again, those users looking to enhance their experience with live audio/video can purchase access from within the app.
No longer will fans have to reach for the keyboard or grab the remote to keep tabs on their favorite Friar sports. The application grants instant access to those smartphone and tablet users seeking all essential content from Friars.com.
Fans of the Friars can access to live audio and video broadcasts with an in-application paid upgrade. The live media upgrade costs $4.99 per month/$19.99 per year for iOS users and $9.99 per year for Android users.
The 2013 update to the free application includes the following enhancements and features:
• Live Video and Audio Broadcasts*
• Full GameTracker sport coverage
• An optimized in-app notifications system
• Game Center Redesign • Sport-specific Twitter Feeds
• Android Audio Fixes
• Bug fixes
*subject to broadcast availability & upgrade purchase within app
Once downloaded, fans can purchase the live audio/video upgrade within the application via subscription settings and by following the purchase process. Once the upgrade is purchased, fans can immediately access audio and video broadcasts through the "Schedule" portion of the app. Both audio and video broadcasts are subject to availability of online and mobile broadcast rights.
The official mobile application of Providence College athletics is compatible with iOS devices and requires iOS 4.2 or above. The Android version is compatible with any Droid device running Android 2.2 and up. The application can be downloaded on your phone via the App Store or Google Play Store by searching for Providence College Friars.