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New Vimeo App for Xbox 360 Lets People Watch their Videos and Discover New Content from the Comfort of their Living Room

New York, NY(12/18/2012) -

 

Today, Vimeo released its new app for Xbox 360 via the Xbox LIVE online entertainment platform that allows Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers to sit back and watch high quality videos on their HD televisions.  The new app seamlessly integrates Vimeo’s distinct feel, function, and content with the unique features of the Xbox 360 dashboard.

“We always want to give people the highest quality tools to shoot, share and watch their videos on any device,” said Kerry Trainor, Vimeo’s CEO.  “By launching the Vimeo app on Xbox 360, Vimeo brings the joy of sharing and viewing videos on an HD TV to millions more households.”

The Vimeo app takes advantage of the Xbox 360 experience in a number of ways.  People can utilize both the hand controller and Kinect voice and gesture controls to search, browse and play videos.  Vimeo members can sync their Vimeo profile with their Xbox LIVE account for a streamlined experience that keeps them logged in, tells them when their Xbox LIVE friends are watching Vimeo videos, and lets them share videos they like with Facebook friends. Whether they want to VJ their next house party or just sit back for a few hours and watch beautiful videos, members can curate a collection of their favorite videos into a Vimeo album that will continuously play back on a TV.

Vimeo offers a wide array of TV and Mobile apps, for a complete listing please visit https://vimeo.com/everywhere.  For more information about the new Vimeo app on Xbox 360, please visit https://vimeo.com/blog/post:540.

About Vimeo

Vimeo is the home for high-quality videos and the people who love them. Vimeo’s mission is to empower and inspire people around the world to create, share and discover videos. As one of the world’s largest creative networks, Vimeo has over 14M registered members and reaches a global audience of more than 85M each month. Founded in 2004 and based in New York City, Vimeo, LLC is a subsidiary of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI)

 

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