Calgary, AB and San Carlos, CA (PRWEB) March 07, 2012
Verious, Inc., the leader in connecting developers with components and services for mobile app development, today announced an affiliate partnership with iStockphoto, the original microstock site and the web's favored source for user-generated, royalty-free stock media. Now, millions of developers and designers worldwide engaged in creating mobile apps can access over 10 million stock photographs, images and audio and video files at as much as a 20 percent discount by registering on Verious.com.
With a forecast of hundreds of millions of mobile apps to be developed on major mobile platforms over the next few years, the demand for stock imagery, graphics, icons, buttons, and other digital assets will reach into the tens of billions. From app buttons and icons to imagery for splash pages and marketing materials, having access to millions of stock images and files is a boon to mobile app designers and developers worldwide.
“Our partnership with iStockphoto enables us to bring essential mobile app components closer to the millions of users who frequent the leading microstock site,” said Anil Pereira, founder and CEO of Verious. “And providing our members with significant discounts to app buttons, icons and imagery brings mobile app design directly in line with the mobile app development process. It’s a win-win all around.”
For mobile developers and designers who frequent iStockphoto, Verious’ mobile development component listings can be found at http://www.istockphoto.com/verious.php
Discounts for iStockphoto images, photos, audio and video files can be accessed by registered members of the Verious Mobile Developer Network through their accounts at Verious.com. New members can sign up at http://www.verious.com/account/register/.
iStockphoto offers easy, affordable inspiration with millions of vetted, royalty-free photos, illustrations, video, audio and Flash® files. Using the most advanced search in the business, customers download a file every second from a collection of more than ten million files for business, marketing and personal projects. iStockphoto started in 2000, pioneering the micropayment photography business model, and has become one of the most successful and profitable user-generated content sites in the world. iStockphoto is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Getty Images.
Media inquiries for iStockphoto may be directed to Dean(at)koifishcommunications(dot)com.
Verious (http://www.Verious.com, @Veriously) is the leader in connecting publishers and developers with mission-critical components and services for mobile app development. The company operates a mobile development marketplace and license management infrastructure, connecting mobile developers with pre-built components, mobile SDKs, rich software modules connected to APIs and other highly relevant content from leading companies across all leading mobile app development platforms.
Verious, which means “very serious”, is backed by top-tier Silicon Valley investors and its team includes industry veterans with experience at leading mobile, software and trusted services companies including American Express, Apple, Motorola, Oracle, Playdom, Samsung, TRUSTe, VeriSign and VMWare. For more information, please visit http://www.Verious.com or follow us on Twitter @Veriously.
Media inquiries for Verious may be directed to Don Pitt, VP of Marketing, at Don(at)verious(dot)com.