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Digiflare Partners with Univision to Create Innovative Xbox One Sports App, Univision Deportes

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 12/10/13 -- Digiflare, the TV Everywhere Experts, announced their partnership today with Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic America, in the creation of the innovative Univision Deportes application on the Xbox One console announced earlier this November.

The Univision Deportes app, which is available for download starting today, allows fans to experience some of the most exclusive soccer content available - including live streaming and VOD content of the most popular sports properties including Liga MX, the Mexican National Team and the 2014 World Cup. The app also gives users an enhanced view of every goal, penalty kick, and yellow card within an attractive graphic interface that snaps seamlessly into other applications so that the action never stops.

The Univision Deportes app equipped with comprehensive filtering features that will allow fans to easily keep track of scores, standings, schedules, player and team information by league/tournament and date. Additionally, the app will provide sports fans with 24/7 coverage of soccer worldwide, including the latest news, real-time results and stats, and comprehensive videos and photos of the world's most important soccer tournaments and leagues. Univision Deportes is available for download through the Xbox One Store.

"The Univision Deportes app combines video content, up-to-the-minute scores and Kinect integration to offer soccer fans the most immersive experience to date," says Digiflare CEO Mano Kulasingam. "Univision Deportes is one of the most fan-centric sports applications, which uniquely offers users exclusive and unprecedented levels of access to soccer content within a fluid, intuitive user experience."

"We are pleased to partner with Digiflare to create the Univision Deportes app for Xbox One," said Scott Levine, senior vice president, Product, Univision Communications Inc. "We are excited to release this innovative sports app together with Digiflare who is a leader in creating engaging and innovative user experiences."

About Digiflare

Based in Toronto, Digiflare Inc. is a digital agency focused on creating compelling user experiences by combining inspired design and new technology. Digiflare helps media companies harness the potential of Mobile, Tablet, Connected TV, Game Consoles, Web, and emerging devices to deliver Media Everywhere applications that end users fall in love with. Our proven experience, excellent process, and - most of all - our committed and highly collaborative team, has led us to numerous successful application launches.

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