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Mix: SF Giants, imeem, iDroids, Touch Karma

The San Francisco Giants have launched Giants Digital Dugout, a system that provides iPhone and iPod touch users with a special interface when connected to AT&T Park’s Wi-Fi network. Digital Dugout lets users see current score and stat details, find the closest concession location with the exact type of food they want, and watch a collection of video highlights that includes replays of any controversial call within three minutes of it happening. The service is free to all guests of the park.

Social music service imeem has released its imeem Mobile application for the iPhone and iPod touch. The application allows imeem users to search for bands and create custom artist stations that play music from those artists and others like them, stream their music library, which has been uploaded to imeem.com, to their iPhone or iPod touch, purchase songs through iTunes with one click, and browse music recommendations based on listening habits of both the user and community as a whole. Imeem Mobile is available now as a free download from the App Store.

Aritificial Life has released iDroids, its latest game for the iPhone and iPod touch. The side-scrolling game features 11 missions set in multiple locales, various weapons including a blaster, shield, stealth suit, and more, multiple control schemes, and social networking connectivity. iDroids is available now for $2; a free Lite version is also available.

Karma World has released Touch Karma, its new application for the iPhone and iPod touch. Touch Karma offers users three mini applications, one for tracking kids’ good and bad deeds, one for tracking positive and negative actions of friends and co-workers, and a virtual piggy bank to encourage saving habits. Touch Karma is available now from the App Store and sells for $3.

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Cool, I can see the score on my iPhone/Touch?! It really is difficult to lift my head to look up at the scoreboard.  All kidding aside, the instant replay sounds cool and will definitely give it a try next time I’m there.  Go Giants! Beat LA!!

Posted by rockmyplimsoul on May 15, 2009 at 12:12 PM (CDT)


I know they’ve had proprietary systems like these for a couple of years, but this type of technology I would like to see at every ballpark.

Posted by Galley on May 15, 2009 at 3:37 PM (CDT)


This “Digital Dugout” thing sounds like a great idea. Can’t wait to try it out at the ballpark! Go Giants

Posted by sfgiant13 on May 16, 2009 at 2:29 AM (CDT)

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