Oscar app for iPhone, iPod launched
Academy introduces new app to track 82nd Oscar raceOscar's got an app for that.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Tuesday that it has launched its first Academy Awards application, the Oscars App, free for iPhone and IPod Touch users.
Designed by the Los Angeles-based Omelet, the app offers users a nominees list for each of the 24 Oscar categories, trailers for the 10 best picture-nominated films, and the ability to predict winners in each of the categories.
"We want to connect with movie lovers wherever they are," Janet Weiss, the Academy's director of marketing said.