XOS Digital Launches Apps for Windows 8, Windows RT

XOS Digital has launched a suite of apps for Windows 8 and Windows RT, Microsoft’s highly-anticipated new version of its Windows operating system. The XOS suite of apps is designed to provide all users with ways to connect with their favorite conferences and teams. Four apps will initially be made available with the launching of Windows 8: The Official SEC Digital Network, Official Big East Conference, Official MAC Conference, and Official Conference USA.

“XOS Digital is excited to launch the new Windows platform,” said McCleary. “We are confident that the great hardware and solid foundation of the new Windows 8 design will provide a great experience with our suite of apps.  

“Fans using Windows 8 can now access premium content and stay connected with the most up-to-date sports information,” McCleary continued.  

Features of these Windows Store apps include:

·         Original video programming

·         Live scores, standings and polls

·         Team schedules and rosters for all conference sports

·         Video previews of each game

·         Breaking news and other conference headlines

·         Live audio for events and interviews

“App builders have always provided rich functionality and value for our shared customers, and Windows 8 gives them the platform to deliver.” said John Richards, senior director of Windows App Marketing for Microsoft Corp.  “The re-imagining of Windows keeps our app developers ahead of the competition and gives our shared customers flexibility and choice.”