What comes after the Christmas festivities around the world? Of course the New Year’s Revelry. And one of the most special event of those revelries is of course the much anticipated Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball Drop event. Of course, most of us won’t be able to make it there due to geographic location (including me!). But it’s ok, there’s an app for that – an Android app to be specific – the Times Square Official Ball App for Android.
Yes, dear readers – you can now have the luxury of watching the famous Times Square New Year’s Ball drops to usher in 2011, in the comforts of your own home, right smack on your Android phone. No need for you to turn on the TV, or stream the event on your computer. All you need is to get this app from the Android Market and you can just sit back, relax and watch the momentous event unfold.
Features? It’s the app has plenty aside from the streaming of the New Year’s Eve Ball Drops. These include – photo submission of your own New Year’s Eve celebration, selected photos will be displayed on top of One Times Square via a large Toshiba screen, access to information that you need to know about the Times Square New Year’s Eve Celebration, send New Year’s Even greetings to friends and family, Toshiba countdown clock, check-in via Foursquare, Facebook and Twitter, and of course watch the live streaming of the event as well as other videos.
So there. Get the app running and tested on your Android phones as early as now to avoid hassles on New Year’s Eve. Have fun folks!
Here’s the download link for the Times Square Official Ball App for Android.