Cooliris Delivers Media Browsing and Sharing Breakthroughs
for Nexus One Smartphone
Industry and Mobile Leadership Expands As Google Selects Cooliris to
Develop Media Gallery for the Nexus One Device; Cooliris Joins Open
PALO ALTO, CA – January 5, 2010 – Cooliris, innovator of the fastest and most
stunning way to engage with media on desktops or devices, today announced a
partnership with Google to bring a unique and innovative media gallery to the Android
experience, which will be released on the Nexus One smartphone.
The Gallery, developed by Cooliris, provides the Nexus One device with the smooth,
intuitive and efficient media browsing capabilities that are the hallmark of Cooliris
applications. Additionally, Cooliris announced it has joined the Open Handset Alliance
with other leaders in the mobile industry.
Gallery Provides Mobile Media Innovations for the Nexus One
The new Gallery application for the Nexus One smartphone is designed to deliver an
intuitive, efficient and visually stunning user experience optimized for interacting with
photos and videos on the touchscreen mobile device.
“Cooliris delivers products and experiences that make the web more exciting, cool and
useful for consumers,” said Andy Rubin, Vice President, Google. “The Gallery,
developed by Cooliris, is a perfect example of how the Android platform can be
leveraged to create differentiated experiences on smartphones and other devices. We
are pleased to have Cooliris join the Open Handset Alliance and bring their expertise in
enabling great experiences to the Android platform.”
The Gallery is the first native mobile product to make browsing, organizing, sharing and
editing media simple, in one seamlessly integrated application.
Because consumers store large amounts of media on their mobile devices, the Gallery is
designed to scan quickly through thumbnails of media and loads the high-resolution
versions on selection. This makes it easy and efficient for users to quickly browse