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Toronto’s theScore to Play its Hand in U.S. Online Sports Betting

With an established foothold in Canada's sports media and gambling markets, Toronto-based media and gaming company theScore now has its sights set on the sports betting and financial markets in the U.S. — reports CNBC. After selling off its broadcast business to Rogers Communication for $167 million back in 2012, theScore reinvented itself as a...

Canadian iOS Sports App theScore Gets Major UI Redesign

Today, theScore announced their largest redesign ever to its Canadian-made sport app. The new look has been designed to make it even easier for fans to discover news stories, scores, and stats from their favourite teams. Users can now build a personalized feed of their teams’ multimedia content. The app also includes a ‘Discover’ section...

theScore Reaches Average of 4.1 Million Monthly Active Users

Toronto-based app theScore continues to gain popularity among sports fans around the world. Today, the company announced another quarter of increased revenues, ranking up $6.4 million CAD in revenue over the last three months. The mobile app is now seeing a total of 4.1 million monthly active users, which is surprisingly down from 4.3 million...

theScore for iOS to Launch $100K Contest for NCAA March Madness

Popular Canadian sports app theScore is getting ready to offer its fans a shot at a massive grand prize of $100,000 with a unique bracket-picking contest, exclusively via its iOS app during the next month’s NCAA March Madness. Dubbed theScore $100K Team Tourney Challenge, the contest delivers the same bracket-picking fun as regular contests, but with a unique social twist. In addition...

Rio 2016 Coverage Launches on theScore’s Facebook Messenger Chatbot

Facebook launched chatbots for their Messenger platform back in April, and since then numerous companies have jumped on board, with one of them being theScore in June. Today theScore has announced their Messenger chatbot now supports news and real-time alerts from the 2016 Rio Olympics. Users just need to opt-in, then also choose which teams...

theScore esports for iOS Adds Live Scoring for Call of Duty, Starcraft II, Hearthstone

Toronto’s theScore has updated their esports app for iOS to now support live scoring coverage for tournaments involving Call of Duty, Starcraft II, and Hearthstone. The app currently also provides real-time coverage of tournaments involving League of Legends, Dota 2, Counter-Strike: GO and Heroes of the Storm. Michael Gerbone, Vice President, Product for theScore esports,...

theScore eSports for iOS Launches Complete Redesign with Version 2.0

TheScore has released a revamped version of their eSports app for iOS, calling it a "totally refreshed from top to bottom,” which now has sharper visuals compared to before. The app, launched a year ago for iOS users, covers breaking news, live tournaments  and team info for League of Legends, Dota 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive,...

theScore Gains Apple Watch Complications, 3D Touch Quick Actions

If you’re using theScore on your iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus, the app now supports 3D Touch and Apple Watch complications. From the app’s icon, 3D Touch Quick Actions bring up shortcuts to MyScore, Search and Leagues. Once you’re in the app, the ‘Scores’ page also supports 3D Touch for NBA, NCAAB, NHL and...

TheScore Launches ‘QuickDraft’ Fantasy Sports iOS App–with Cash Prizes

If you’re a fantasy sports player, Toronto-based theScore has launched QuickDraft for iPhone today, their mobile take on the idea. The free app offers cash prizes for players, starting with NFL football, while the NHL and NBA are coming soon, with the MLB expected in Spring 2016. Benjie Levy, the Score's president and chief operating...

theScore to Kill Off Soccer App ScoreMobile FC on Oct. 31

TheScore has announced it will soon end support for their dedicated soccer app, ScoreMobile FC, which has been available in the App Store since 2010. The reason for stopping support for the app is because active users represent “less than 2% of our 10.5 million audience” and developer resources freed will be better off for...