London 2012 Olympics Results App released


From the 25th of July to the 12th of August pretty much everyone will be watching a little event running over in England called the Olympics, you may also be watching the Paralympic’s which runs from the 29th of August to the 9th of September 2012. To keep you up to date for both events you can now download the official London 2012 Results App from the Google Play store.

The App covers all 36 sports for the Olympics and 21 sports for the Paralympics giving you the latest news as well as up to date medal tables. A calendar schedule is included to help you catch your favourite sport. They also provide background information on your favourite sports as well as pictures and you can look up profiles for all the participating athletes and review their details and current Olympic standings. It also allows you to follow any participating country and get news and updates specifically for that country.

The app supports devices from Android 2.1 up, the app download is at 4.7MB according to the Play store entry and is only available in English, as you can see from the screenshots it also has a Tablet interface as well(Just in time to use it on your Nexus 7?!).
Phone Screenshots :

Tablet Screenshots :

Looks like a fairly decent app from what I’ve seen so far, I haven’t tried it on a tablet yet but the phone app runs fairly nicely guess we’ll see how the live updates go once the Olympics start.

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  • GreviousMcG

    A nice looking app and works well on my Desire Z. I like the fact that Samsung sponsor the app. I wonder if they sponsor the iPhone version and their Galaxy S3 ads appear on their platform too? ;-)

  • http://profiles.google.com/imroykun Ian Tester

    I’m amazed they’ve kept the logo. It still looks like Lisa Simpson giving head. Once you see it, you can’t unsee it!