Great London 2012 Olympics apps for iOS and Android

Great London 2012 Olympics apps for iOS and Android
The 2012 Olympic games are finally underway, but there's still a lot of Olympics action to happen. Once again, your trusty smartphone can help you get the most of it, but only if you know what apps to install.

If you need some handy tools to make your life easier navigating around London during the 2012 Olympics, or if you just want to be informed of the latest results and medals 24/7, here are some awesome apps just for you.




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5 Comments

1. PaulNotFromSweden

Posts: 55; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

It appears that the BBC Olympics app is being blocked in the US. It doesn't show up in Play on my AT&T Galaxy SII, and clicking the link above gets me a version in what I think is Cyrillic, but I still can't send the app to my phone. Anyone else having the same problem?

2. Commentator

Posts: 3722; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

According to Google it's Bulgarian. I'd guess that Ray S. is Bulgarian, hence the link. I could definitely be wrong though.

3. timsanchez15

Posts: 1; Member since: Aug 01, 2012

Thanks for the suggestions; I need as many as I can get to keep up with all of the action for the Olympic Games. Sometimes it’s difficult to stay updated with every storyline coming out of London. When I’m away from home I’ve been using the Dish Remote Access App for my iPad to watch live coverage and stored matches on my DVR. I watched a recording of Phelps and company winning the gold in the men’s relay on my commute to Dish. I’m happy there are so many more stories during this Olympic season!

4. jbiggie

Posts: 1; Member since: Aug 02, 2012

There are some better apps made by indie-developers, some are simpler and less cluttered. Here's the one I use for iPhone: London Games 2012: Results & Alertshttp://itunes.apple.com/hk/app/london-games-2012-results/id540993126?mt=8&ls=1 and Android: London Games Scoreboardhttps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.porkchopworkshop.olympics

5. ArchanaTP

Posts: 1; Member since: Aug 05, 2012

One more great app developed by Bullfinch Software 'Olymbuzz' which includes many useful features and you will receive instant updates on medals.. Download and try it fromhttps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=ch.bullfin.olymbuzz&feature=search_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwxLDEsImNoLmJ1bGxmaW4ub2x5bWJ1enoiXQ..

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