May 11th, 2011
Immersion Digital launches Glo with British text for download internationally, giving users outside the US access on Mac and PC; offers Free “Glo Lite”
**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE**
ORLANDO, Florida – May 10th, 2011 – The Glo Bible, an award-winning, media-rich interactive Bible, has just launched its Mac and PC versions internationally, giving users access to Glo on multiple devices. Winner of 2010 Bible of the Year, Glo can now be used on up to five devices while syncing notes, translations and media.
This much anticipated international launch gives Glo users worldwide a new way to explore the Bible anytime and anywhere. Immersion Digital’s multi-platform approach presents the Bible to the mainstream user in a whole new way. Featuring zoom technology and a touch interface, Glo presents a rich interactive database of historic as well as contemporary information, photos, video, maps, artwork, 360-degree virtual tours, British Text NIV, YouVersion community tools and more.
“Glo is designed to give you a Bible experience – allowing the everyday person to see the Bible in a new way.” says Peter Centofante, Director of Product Design and Marketing at Immersion Digital.
“As content moves from paper to digital it is not enough to mimic paper in an electronic form,” says Nelson Saba, CEO of Immersion Digital. ” We need to exploit the full potential of interactive digital media to enhance how such content is experienced. That is the idea behind Glo; a digital publishing platform that offers an enhanced user experience of the content through media.”
Glo can be downloaded for free on Mac and PC worldwide from www.globible.com. New users can register to receive “Glo Lite” with complete access to the bestselling British text NIV translation, along with select media samples, while existing users can login on any device to access their media and translations.
The iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch versions are currently in production and scheduled for a spring release.
About Immersion Digital
Immersion Digital is a technology and media company founded in 2008. Its flagship product, Glo, is an interactive Bible that brings God’s Word to life through HD video, images, animations, maps, reading plans, 360-degree virtual tours and more. Chairman Phil Chen and CEO Nelson Saba (founder of Visual Book Productions, the creator of iLumina) share a vision to create immersive experiences that are relevant and engaging to this digital age. For more information please visit http://www.globible.com/press/.