Dailymotion Overhauls Windows Phone 8 App With Facebook Connect and Video Upload Features

Dailymotion Overhauls Windows Phone 8 App With Facebook Connect and Video 
Upload Features 
World's Second Largest Video Destination Plans Revamp of Windows
Phone 8 App With New Social Integrations, the Ability to Upload
Videos on the Go, and Enhanced Video Discovery 
BARCELONA, SPAIN -- (Marketwire) -- 02/27/13 --  MOBILE WORLD
CONGRESS (MWC) - Dailymotion (www.dailymotion.com), the world's
second largest video destination with 112 million UMV and #31 site
online as ranked by comScore, today announced an imminent overhaul of
its Windows Phone 8 app with Facebook connect, mobile upload and
video discovery features.  
Dailymotion users can share their favorite videos with friends
directly from the app using Windows Phone's deep social integration,
including via Facebook, fully integrated for instant Timeline
publication and social distribution. Just as Dailymotion's Windows
Phone 8 app allows users to easily find their favorite videos and
discover new ones, the new features enable Windows Phone users to
share Dailymotion's video content in real-time, hassle-free. 
The app's upload features include direct publication right from any
Windows Phone 8 smartphone, with the option to choose from videos
already saved in a local library or to record and upload videos
on-demand. These features tap Lenses, a new experience in Windows
Phone 8 empowering mobile users to unleash their creativity as it
sparks -- directly from the phone's camera viewfinder. Adaptive
bitrate controls and quality optimization ensure the best possible
network usage while limiting mobile bandwidth consumption, as well.  
"With the popularity of Windows Phone 8 and a growing line of
smartphones, Dailymotion is proud to bring seamless video uploading
and sharing to the already impressive Windows Phone 8 user
experience," says Vincent Martin, VP Distribution and Business
Development at Dailymotion. "We are always working to find new ways
to allow users to share their creativity with the world and discover
new content that inspires them, and this updated Windows Phone 8 app
is the perfect tool to do just that." 
In addition to the new app features, Dailymotion's Windows Phone 8
app will continue to allow users to view and discover their favorite
video content from Dailymotion's library of over 30 million
 videos.
Through instant Live Tile updates on the device's Start screen, to
notifications on the lock screen, Dailymotion users will never miss
the latest and greatest online videos. Dailymotion video results will
even be showcased when users search directly on their devices main
search platform.  
"Apps come to life on Windows Phone thanks to features like Live
Tiles, Lenses and deep social media integration," said Todd Brix,
General Manager, Windows Phone Apps, Microsoft Corp. "Dailymotion
takes advantage of all these features and more to enable users to
both discover and share their own videos in new and interesting
ways." 
The new app is scheduled for release to the Windows Phone 8 store in
April.  
About Dailymotion:
 As one of the leading sites for sharing videos,
Dailymotion attracts over 112 million unique monthly visitors
(source: comScore January 2013) and 2 billion videos views worldwide,
offering the best content from users, independent content creators
and premium partners. Using the most advanced technology for both
users and content creators, Dailymotion provides high-quality and HD
video in a fast, easy-to-use online service that also automatically
filters infringing material as notified by content owners. Offering
34 localized versions, Dailymotion's mission is to provide the best
possible entertainment experience for users and the best marketing
opportunities for advertisers, while respecting content protection.
For more information, visit http://www.dailymotion.com. 
Media Contacts: 
Miller PR for Dailymotion US 
Mark Lindsey
(323) 761-7237
mark@miller-pr.com