BARCELONA: NewspaperDirect has an extensive presence at this year’s Mobile World Congress, in conjunction with key OEM partners Motorola, LG, Samsung and RIM. NewspaperDirect invites journalists and analysts who want to get a glimpse of upcoming digital newspaper and magazine technologies on the latest handsets and tablets platforms to drop by the following booths at the show.
Where: Motorola Pavilion – Partners’ Booth
When: Monday, February 27, 15:30 – 19:00 & Tuesday, February 28, 08:30 – 12:15
Each day, Motorola will be running various contests and events. Part of the daily prize packs will include annual access to PressReader & PressDisplay.com. Shoot some hoops for your chance to win!
Where: BlackBerry Showcase Theatre (7B42 Hall 7)
When: Tuesday, February 28, 16:00 onwards
Igor Smirnoff, vice president of digital for NewspaperDirect, is showcasing PressReader for BlackBerry PlayBook. He will deliver a presentation titled “Beyond the Printed Newspaper” at the BlackBerry Showcase Theatre at 16:25. Don’t miss out on your chance for free PressReader for PlayBook access before and after Igor’s presentation.
Where: LG and Samsung Pavilions
When: Duration of event
LG and Samsung will be running continuous demos of PressReader on their tablet and smartphone devices in the demo areas at each of their respective pavilions.
Please email Tim Cox (firstname.lastname@example.org) to arrange a meeting that fits with your schedule.
PressReader is the companion offline application for the world’s largest online newspaper and magazine newsstand, PressDisplay.com. PressReader delivers the most authentic newspaper-reading experience on PCs, Macs, smartphones, Apple iOS devices (iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch), numerous Google Android-based handhelds, BlackBerry devices (PlayBook, Bold, Curve and Storm), and Windows devices (Windows Phone and Windows 7 Slate PC). Today, millions of tablets come pre-installed with PressReader from a growing list of major manufacturers including ASUS, HTC, Kobo, Microsoft, RIM, and Samsung. With PressReader, you can hold a digital edition of your favourite publication in your hands and read it from cover to cover, just the way the title was printed — with no compromises in quality, fidelity or content. Whenever PressReader, or its online service, PressDisplay.com, supports a new device, it is also made available to NewspaperDirect’s publishing partners for their own SmartEdition ePapers based on PressReader technology.
About NewspaperDirect Inc.
NewspaperDirect delivers the world's newspapers and magazines to millions of readers the way they want to receive them — in print, online, or on their mobile device, tablet or eReader — wherever they live, travel, work or play. With the most innovative digital publishing technology in the industry and the only zero operational-cost business model, NewspaperDirect is recognized as the world leader in multichannel content distribution and monetization, and is the chosen partner of more than 2,000 publishers from 95 countries. Follow us on Facebook.com/pressreader, Twitter @pressdisplay, and YouTube.com/user/pressdisplay.
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