ESPN Launches Local Sports iPhone Apps

By Andrew Gauthier 


ESPN is offering iPhone and iPod apps for its five local-based sports web services as well as an app that allows fans to upload their own photos and information while attending live games, the network said.

The five, free ESPN Local apps give fans in Dallas, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles and New York a mobile platform to access all the latest breaking news, scores and information from their hometown teams, said ESPN.

The local apps also feature GPS-activated local weather updates; blog posts and tweets from each of the local contributors to the sites More…