[prMac.com] Overland Park, Kansas – Rade | Eccles has been chosen as the developer for Fannect, a competitive social network dedicated to passionate sports fans running exclusively on iOS. Fannect selected Rade | Eccles from a range of development firms, citing expertise and flexibility as major factors in the decision. Fannect’s COO Will Coatney describes the Rade | Eccles development team as: “The perfect combination of adaptability and experience. We needed a development team that was flexible enough to work with a unique concept, and we also appreciated what Rade | Eccles brought to the table in terms of iOS expertise and overall experience with the business process.”
Fannect is the world’s first competitive social network that rewards fans for their commitment, knowledge, and passion. Fannect’s purpose is to create a genuine platform that allows fans to connect, compete, and score. Rade | Eccles will bring this powerful fan platform to life with the Fannect app for iOS, a universal app designed for iPhone and iPad. Fannect users will climb the ranks to earn individual honors and push their team’s fan base past their conference or regional rivals.
Features of Fannect include:
* Mobile check-in at sporting events
* Score predictions of upcoming games
* Photo uploads
* Leaderboard views to track your fan ranking
* Roster view to connect with friends and fellow fans
* Rewards for in-game accomplishments
* Universal Application designed for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch
The Fannect app will provide fans with various ways to score and interact on gameday and throughout the week. Fannect users will be rewarded for checking into stadiums, uploading fan photos from tailgating or watch parties, guessing the score of the upcoming game, and much more. Rade | Eccles and Fannect expect a release date for Fall 2012, and will debut the app exclusively to fans of the University of Kansas and the University of Missouri.Rade | Eccles
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Rade | Eccles is an experienced mobile application development firm dedicated to using mobile technology to empower businesses. Specializing in iOS applications for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, Rade | Eccles helps clients achieve measurable goals by focusing on the four key components of application development: Design, Value, Quality, and Support. The Rade | Eccles team brings expertise in software engineering, user interface design, mobile strategy, and app lifecycle management. Copyright (C) 2011 Rade | Eccles. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.