Speaking at the CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB announcement, Patricia Vance, President, Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB), says that consumers value ESRB tools to guide and help them make informed choices about the age appropriateness of content. The adoption of ESRB ratings for mobile apps fosters consistency in ratings and standards across multiple [...]
According to Common Sense Media, more than half of all children eight and under have access to a mobile device in the home, and 11 percent use a cellphone, tablet or similar device for media consumption in a typical day. Speaking at the CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB announcement, Sen. Mark Pryor (D-AR) [...]
At the CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB announcement, Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) says that it makes sense to apply ESRB ratings to mobile applications because the ratings board is independent and transparent, giving parents confidence that the system is fair and accurate.
At the CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB announcement, CTIA President and CEO Steve Largent describes the simple onboarding process for developers to receive a rating for their app. Using the well-known and trusted ESRB ratings, parents will appreciate the reliable information about an app’s content and context.
CTIA-The Wireless Association® and the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) announced the mobile application rating system to provide parents and consumers reliable information about the age-appropriateness of applications. AT&T, Microsoft, Sprint, T-Mobile USA, U.S. Cellular and Verizon Wireless are the founding members of the rating system, and other storefronts have indicated their interest in joining. [...]
This morning, CTIA announced our Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB. The CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB will utilize the well-known and trusted age rating icons that ESRB assigns to computer and video games to provide parents and consumers reliable information about the age-appropriateness of applications. Today’s announcement is an extension of CTIA’s 2010 [...]
We continue to focus on the impact of wireless products and services for America’s military this month. Today, we look at an innovative app that connects soldiers serving in the Army with potential new recruits. Originally designed for soldiers and civilian Army employees to share their experiences, Army Strong Stories allows anyone to tell an [...]
The U.S. Air Force Air Education and Training Command recently released an app for iOS and Android to help prepare airmen for basic military training. “US Air Force Fundamentals” provides Air Force candidates with videos, pics and tips for exercises and routines so they arrive to basic military training in better physical condition. Although the [...]