SOURCE: ustyme

September 24, 2014 09:10 ET

ustyme Launches on iPhone 6; Experience Optimized for iOS8

Company Giving Away 10M Books and Games to Celebrate 10M iPhone 6's Sold

SAUSALITO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 24, 2014) - The only app your new iPhone 6 needs is here. ustyme -- a free video-call app platform that allows families and friends to share experiences by reading books, playing games and more in a connected, real-time video experience -- is launching on the Apple iPhone 6 today. To celebrate the launch, the company is giving away 10 million games and books to new users who sign-up and create an account -- that's one for every iPhone 6 sold! USA Today awarded the app a perfect 4/4 stars, and the New York Times said ustyme has "created a shared experience in a way Skype and FaceTime never could." ustyme is available iPhone, iPad, PC, Mac and Chromebook.

ustyme features of a fantastic mix of more than 200 children's books and classic games for users to purchase, share and experience with one another. From classic stories like "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" and "The Little Red Hen" to ageless games like Checkers, Memory and Go Fish, ustyme allows people to participate in a unique experience that helps builds connections that aren't possible through simple phone calls or voice-over IP services, like Skype.

"ustyme is all about shared experiences, and what better way to help bring that experience to millions of people than with the iPhone 6?" said Joe Salesky, CEO, ustyme. "Specifically the phone's larger screen and more powerful audio will take the shared experiences of ustyme to the next level. Whether it's a grandmother and her grandson playing Checkers or a business-traveling dad reading his daughter a bedtime story at night, ustyme on iPhone 6 helps connects families and friends in a fun, meaningful and unique way."

As part of National Literacy Month ustyme has created a library bundle for families who want to access even more premium content of 50 classic books and games here for $20 ($100+ value).

About ustyme
ustyme creates meaningful, deeper relationships through shared experiences around rich content like books and games. ustyme, a free video-call app for iPad, gives families and friends the opportunity to truly engage with each other and build connections that just aren't possible through simple phone calls. ustyme is a privately held, angel-funded company, based in Sausalito, Calif. For more information please visit, www.ustyme.com

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    Amanda Taggart
    ustyme PR
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