Cooliris introduces a "beyond the gallery" experience for Android users worldwide
Mobile users can now access their entire photo universe in a single app
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SAN FRANCISCO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooliris, creator of the hugely successful Android Gallery app with over 40 million users in the US, today announces the highly anticipated worldwide launch of Cooliris for Android. Today, the Cooliris app for iOS has over 4 billion photos connected and over 15 media sources. Now, Android users can go beyond the default Android Gallery app and personalize their media experience. The Cooliris app aggregates all the user's photos scattered across various social networks and cloud services into a central media hub.
With today's release, users on Android devices can connect 15 different photo sources, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, in a stunning interface, making Cooliris their one-stop-app for photos. The sensory experience is further elevated by the award-winning signature Cooliris 3D wall, which users can use to browse photos and selectively share them with Android's sharing panel.
"With an Android app being our number one user request, today we are excited to bring the next generation of seamless aggregation and selective sharing of media to Android users," said Soujanya Bhumkar, Cooliris CEO and co-founder. "Android users can now enjoy a rich contextual experience on their mobile devices, bringing all their siloed photos into one beautiful app. The Cooliris media app in conjunction with another upcoming brand new app for next-gen messaging will provide a complementary media plus messaging experience."
Cooliris is the next-generation Gallery app, where the gallery has been expanded to include the user's entire photo universe. Other sources in the Cooliris app include Flickr, Google Drive, Evernote, Picasa, Tumblr and Microsoft OneDrive. Internationally, Cooliris has integrated Renren, Sina Weibo, Baidu and Tencent Weibo in China, and Yandex Disk and Yandex Fotki in Russia. The Cooliris app for Android is localized in Japanese, and simplified and traditional Chinese.
With this latest release, Cooliris becomes a complete media hub for users on the Android and iOS platforms. The new Cooliris app for Android is available for free on Google Play, as well as on iPad and iPhone in the iTunes App Store.
Cooliris is the leader in creating the world's most beautiful media experiences for mobile and web consumers. The Gallery app on Android, developed by Cooliris, is a top 10 mobile app in the U.S., as measured by comScore. Cooliris has now launched a brand new experience for photo creation, curation and consumption with its all-new Cooliris app on iOS and Android.
The team of 18 collaborators is headquartered in San Francisco, with presence and partnerships in Asia and around the world. Cooliris is venture backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, DAG Ventures, The Westly Group, T-Venture and DOCOMO Capital. For more information, visit www.cooliris.com.
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