SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - Oct 7, 2013) - Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced shipment of its new education and healthcare offering. Beamz interactive music technology has proven successful in schools, rehabilitation centers, hospitals and senior settings. Beamz can be used to advance learning in K-12 settings with children of varied ages and abilities, with seniors, as well as in treatment or rehabilitation settings with individuals receiving occupational, physical and neurological therapy.
The Beamz Interactive Music System, $349.95, is bundled with a new Activity Guide that provides structured activity samples that can be implemented across the varied education and healthcare settings. Activities include music appreciation, music therapy, intro to computers, exercise and recreation, basics of reading music, and understanding fact families to name a few. The Beamz helps students and patients sharpen their skills, including fine and gross motor, cause and effect, processing, cognition, memory and social.
"We are eager to begin shipping our new education and healthcare product line to an expanded target of schools and healthcare facilities across the nation," said Charlie Mollo, CEO of Beamz Interactive. "Over the past several years, we have collected feedback from educators and therapists on how to make the Beamz product better support their existing curriculum and therapy programs. We incorporated this feedback in our new product release to include Mac and iPad compatibility, a simplified user interface, new music content, an activity guide with structured lessons, and new travel cases that make the Beamz easy to transport."
The Beamz Interactive Music System is a universally designed laser controller that gives users of any age, physical and cognitive ability instant access to hundreds of musical instruments, sound effects and songs. In the area of education, the Beamz Interactive Music System is targeted at traditional and special education classrooms, pull-out rooms, community programs and before and after care facilities. For healthcare, this new release will benefit occupational, physical, neurological, music or recreation therapy. The Beamz also helps seniors make social connections by providing them the opportunity to engage with others, whether they attend a senior center, independent living or skilled nursing facility. It helps seniors exercise their bodies and minds as they play and sing along with some of their favorite songs, create their own original song mixes and collaborate with others.
"The Beamz Interactive Music System is a wonderful way to engage children and adults. It allows them to make music, have fun and learn, all while doing physical and mental exercises," said Mary Jo Barry, Senior Marketing Manager for Beamz Interactive. "The beauty is that it doesn't feel like hard work. Implementing Beamz can transform classrooms and healthcare facilities into 21st century environments where knowledge acquisition, skill building and physical healing all take place through music."
New features of the Beamz Interactive Music System for education and healthcare include:
- Multi-Platform Compatibility - PC, Mac and Apple's iOS, including iPads and iPhones
- Updated interface - Sleek and simplified, one-click access to the most used functions
- New Music Content - 50 songs across all genres, including a few from the Beamz karaoke collection
- Record to MP3 - Record, share and listen on any device
- Optional New Travel Cases - Padded computer bag style case and hard flight case so that Beamz goes anywhere you go
- New Activity Guide - A variety of structured activities that showcase how Beamz can be used in many different settings for a variety of purposes
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About Beamz Interactive, Inc.
Based in Scottsdale, AZ, Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC) has created state-of-the-art interactive laser controller technology that can be used to develop new market opportunities in a wide variety of music, education, healthcare, gaming and consumer applications. In its first application, the Company developed an innovative new music technology and product offering that brings music to literally everyone in a way that was previously not possible. Beamz allows people that have no musical background or training to play and enjoy music within minutes, yet it has the depth to enable accomplished DJs, artists and musicians to perform, compose and create highly sophisticated interactive music. Beamz Interactive's technology portfolio includes multiple patents, patents pending and trade secrets covering interactive music, software, laser-based controllers, gaming applications and related designs and devices. For more information on Beamz, please visit: www.thebeamz.com.
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