Mobovivo announces BlackBerry compatibility and TIFF coverage

Calgary’s MoboVivo Inc. announced today that its platform is now compatibile with BlackBerry smartphones and to celebrate launched Red Carpet Diary coverage of the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

“MoboVivo is very pleased to announce compatibility with the Blackberry Bold device in time for TIFF 2009,” said MoboVivo founder and CEO, Trevor Doerksen. “Over the next few weeks, selected programs from our catalogue of 3,500 videos will be made available for the BlackBerry, as well.”

Fans of the Toronto International Film Festival can go to MoboVivo everyday of the festival which runs from September 10th to 19th for Red Carpet Diary coverage of the day’s events.

MoboVivo distributes television shows and movies internationally to computers, iPods, mobile phones, game platforms, set-top boxes, web sites and social networks. MoboVivo’s unified technology platform lets consumers take TV with them – anytime, anywhere, anyhow – to enjoy and share the shows they love.

MoboVivo’s international content licensing partners include the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, BBC Worldwide and TVF International. In April 2008. MoboVivo’s iPhone TV was the #1 iPhone WebApp, according to Apple. In 2009, MoboVivo was named one of IDC Canada’s “10 Canadian Mobile Consumer and Enterprise Solutions to Watch.