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Promotions
 

2017

February 2017 Promotions

Red Bull TV promoted in App Store

Apple encourages App Store visitors to “Follow the action” with Red Bull TV app banner.

 

2016

May 2016 Promotions

Red Bull TV featured in App Store

Apple endorses the Red Bull TV redesign with App Store feature banner.

 
March 2016 Promotions

Mercury CEO named to tech list for second year

For the second year in a row the Nashville Post names Mercury CEO Stephen Tallent to their In Charge: Technology list, a compendium of Middle Tennessee’s top business, political and civic leaders.

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2015

March 2015 Promotions

Mercury CEO named to technology list

The Nashville Post names Mercury CEO Stephen Tallent to their In Charge: Technology list in their annual issue devoted to recognizing Middle Tennessee’s business, political and civic leaders.

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2014

July 2014 Promotions

Crossly featured in the App Store

Apple promotes Crossly in Best New Games in the App Store.

 
July 2014 Promotions

Mercury profiled in Nashville Business Journal

The Nashville Business Journal talks with Mercury CEO Stephen Tallent about the challenges of running an app development company in Nashville.

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2013

July 2013 Promotions

TED celebrates localization release

TED promotes the localization of TED Android into 20 languages.

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2012

July 2012 Promotions

Ole Miss featured in Educause review

In an in-depth article for Educause, University of Mississippi’s Chief Information Officer, Kathy Gates noted, “Teaming up with a leading mobile news app developer helped Ole Miss produce a killer university news app targeting the entire campus community.”

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June 2012 Promotions

TED Android in action

TED releases an official video promoting their Android app.

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2011

September 2011 Promotions

Univision promotes iPad launch

Univision creates a promotional video for their new iPad news app.

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September 2011 Promotions

CBS announces fall preview iPad app

CBS releases a promotional video for the CBS Fall Preview iPad app featuring NCIS's Pauley Perrette.

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August 2011 Promotions

Zapper demos augmented reality in Homeland app

Zappar demos the augmented reality feature in the Watch Carefully app promoting Showtimes new psychological thriller Homeland.

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June 2011 Promotions

FOX & Friends demos new FOX News iPad app

The FOX News morning show FOX & Friends shows off the new FOX News iPad app.

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April 2011 Promotions

¡Despierta América! shows off Univision news app

Univision promotes their new iPhone news app on morning show ¡Despierta América!

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2010

November 2010 Promotions

CNN enters the App Store Hall of Fame

Apple ushers the CNN iPhone app into the App Store Hall of Fame.

 
September 2010 Promotions

Futurama Parody

USA Today’s iPad app is parodied as USB Today for iFad on the Futurama episode “A Clockwork Origin.”

 
July 2010 Promotions

Smithsonian Channel featured in the App Store

The fledgling Smithsonian Channel iPhone app attracts attention in the App Store just a few days after its launch.

 
June 2010 Promotions

Google endorses New York Times Android app

Google produces New York Times Android app video to promote the new Nexus One.

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May 2010 Promotions

What is iPad?

USA Today iPad is promoted in Apple’s “What is iPad?” television commercial. Don’t blink at the 16 second mark or you’ll miss it!

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April 2010 Promotions

On the move with USA Today iPad

USA Today promotes iPad launch with video Segways in Times Square.

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February 2010 Promotions

The City Paper names Mercury CEO 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year

The City Paper praises Mercury CEO, Stephen Tallent one of Nashville’s 2010 Entrepreneurs of the Year.

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2009

October 2009 Promotions

Keeping current with CNN

CNN iPhone featured as one of Apple’s iPhone Apps for Keeping Current.

 
October 2009 Promotions

#1 paid and free news apps

The CNN iPhone and USA Today iPhone apps hold the #1 paid and #1 free news app positions in the App Store at the same time.

 
October 2009 Promotions

CNN on The Daily Show

The Daily Show spoofs new CNN iPhone app.

 
September 2009 Promotions

The CNN A-P-P

Larry King asks his viewers to check out the new CNN A-P-P.

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September 2009 Promotions

CNN website promo

CNN promotes iPhone app heavily on website with unique ad treatment.

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July 2009 Promotions

Best app for news

USA Today iPhone is selected as Best App for General News in the O’Reilly book Best iPhone Apps. In the review, author Josh Clark states, “USA Today does everything a mobile news app should, packing lots of brief, easily scanned items, with any topic an efficient few taps away.”

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June 2009 Promotions

One of Apple’s favorites

USA Today iPhone is featured as one of Apple’s sixteen favorite apps to check out at Apple Store kiosks nationwide and is featured on banners throughout the store.

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May 2009 Promotions

One of the greats

USA Today iPhone is featured as one of sixteen great news and sports apps to check out at Apple Store kiosks nationwide.

 
April 2009 Promotions

Apps for life

USA Today iPhone is featured as one of sixteen great lifestyle apps to check out at Apple Store kiosks nationwide.

 
March 2009 Promotions

An Apple Staff Favorite

USA Today AutoPilot is featured in the iTunes App Store as one of Apple’s Staff Favorites.

 
February 2009 Promotions

iPhone Apps for Keeping Current

USA Today iPhone is featured as one of Apple’s iPhone Apps for Keeping Current.

 
February 2009 Promotions

A million thanks

USA Today runs “Thanks for picking us. One million times.” print ad celebrating the first one million downloads of USA Today iPhone. The one million download mark comes less than two months after launch.

 
February 2009 Promotions

USA Today iPhone in the spotlight

Apple features USA Today iPhone in the iTunes App Store.

 
January 2009 Promotions

What’s Hot

Apple promotes USA Today iPhone in the iTunes App Store What’s Hot section and in their App Store Spotlight email.

 
January 2009 Promotions

Put it in writing

USA Today runs first print ads promoting the new USA Today iPhone app.