This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here Launches Digital Learning Game As A New Samsung SmartTV App

CORK, Ireland, November 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- today announced that it has brought Sammy's Science House, part of Edmark's award-winning House Series, into the growing world of Smart TV education apps it is available through Samsung Apps TV stores.

Sammy ' s Science House provides kids with seven engaging activities that help them understand the world of science around them.  "Bringing Edmark's House Series to smart TV's is a natural fit for us," says Fearghal Kelly, CEO of "We're committed to making high quality digital content available to learners across a wide range of platforms, and given the expected growth of Smart TV apps - it made a lot of sense to utilize this channel for learning."

According to some estimates, the TV App Market is expected to reach $14B by 2014. "It's more than just putting content on another screen, though," says Kelly. "Being able to turn families' living rooms into a hub of learning opens up a number of possibilities for parental involvement in their kids' learning."

With Sammy ' s Science House, young learners, aged 2 to 4, are able to practice sorting, sequencing, observing, predicting and constructing in a bright and engaging environment.

Inside Sammy's Science House

Below is a list of the seven activities available through the app:

Workshop: where learners can construct toys and machines, follow a blueprint or make their own designs, and paint their creations.

Acorn Pond: learners Investigate plants and animals as they adapt to seasonal change, and make Field Notebooks with interesting facts.

Weather Machine: allows learners to manipulate weather variables, as well as listen to the weather report and watch animations illustrating the weather they've created.

Recycle It!:  involves sorting bottles, papers, cans, banana peels and more! Learners put trash into the correct bins to clean up each scene.

Create a Critter: teaches learners about various types of animals and then lets them create their own whacky animals.

Sorting Station: learners sort pictures into categories with the help of friendly bins. Learners are also able to hear the names of a variety of plants, animals, and minerals.

Make-a-Movie: lets learners arrange pictures in sequence to make a movie which they can play forward or backward.

About Ltd is a global provider of hybrid IPTV software ecosystems for MSOs under the Iris Brand. Iris products support common broadcast standards (DVB, ISDB-T, ATSC) enhancing them with HbbTV/HTML 5.0 to deliver VOD and App Stores. The Company also provides educational platforms to aid the proliferation of digital learning resources. Our key activities include software provision, managed service and professional services for brands such as Vodafone, PMT and VideoEzy. As well as educational apps and sophisticated search platforms. The company maintains headquarters in Ireland with sales offices around the world. Contact Pam Dorney Head of Marketing and Communications E-mail: Tel. +353-21-491-7272


Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $92.66 -0.62%
FB $118.10 0.25%
GOOG $704.02 0.37%
TSLA $211.03 -0.24%
YHOO $36.76 -0.49%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,604.69 -56.02 -0.32%
S&P 500 2,040.89 -9.74 -0.47%
NASDAQ 4,686.5440 -30.55 -0.65%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs