Sports Card Album Comes To The Android Platform

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Sergio and his team over at Sports Card Album have been hard at work for the last few months developing their Android App.  Well its here!!!

Here is the official press release from Sports Card Album:

What’s up, Friends?!?

You’ve asked for it, then pleaded for it, then begged on your hands and knees.  Today we are ecstatic to announce the official release of the Android App for Sports Card Album.

We’ve flipped what we knew of the iOS app upside-down and developed this baby from the ground up!  The focus of this app, besides uploading and organizing your sports card photos, is on the actual cards themselves.  With a larger viewing area for the cards and smaller, “flat” icons for favoriting, commenting and sharing, this app has turned out more beautiful than we ever imagined.  Functionally this app operates similarly to the iPhone app, but the look & feel of the app are totally unique, which should please the Android-obsessed users in our community.

You’ll also notice that the profiles for all users have been completely revamped.  With a more streamlined approach to displaying user stats all of the information is easily viewed without distracting from your collection.  Oh, and the albums.  The albums are gorgeously displayed in a thumbnail view with the first card from each album showing proudly as an album cover.  Simply click on that icon to view the full album list.

We are updating this app all the time so be on the lookout for new features every month!

I’ve been a huge supporter of Sports Card Album ever since the site first launched in July 2013.  Collectors needed a platform like this not only to help organize their cards, but to easily view other collections too.  Linking to Photobucket accounts was just too primitive.

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Sports Card Album Launches App For iOS 7.0

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Many collectors have wondered what the future holds for this fine hobby of ours.  Everyone wants to know what the next “big thing” will be.  I personally don’t think it will be one giant event.  Instead it will be a bunch of stuff that comes together.

One of the greatest innovations collectors have seen recently is the launch of Sports Card Album last summer by it’s creator Sergio Dubois.  In less than a year it has acquired over 2,500 registered users and over 130,000 cards.  More are being added every day.  Sports Card Album easily allows you to show off your collection and track what your friends are adding to theirs.  Gone are the days of linking your Photobucket account to the signature line of your favorite forum.  Sports Card Album is here to revolutionize the way you share your collection!!!

In addition to the website, which is free to use, there is now an official Sports Card Album app for the iOS 7.0 platform.  It only costs $3.99, around the same price of a pack of cards.  According to Mr. Dubois,  “This app allows users to register, add cards to their album by snapping pics on their iPhone, crop their photos, follow friends, message friends, like cards, share cards via Twitter or Facebook, filter the live “feed” by sport, and search the entire database for specific cards or users.  Future updates are already underway and will include the ability to create albums via the app, change profile pictures, rotate images, receive notifications for messages, comments, and likes, and a whole lot more.  Proceeds from the sale of this app will go directly to the development of the Android app, the iPad Optimized app, and additional app features.”

I’m a huge fan of Sports Card Album.  This is one thing the hobby needed.  Be sure to check out Sports Card Info’s profile.  I’m hoping to add more to it soon.

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SCA Titans RC Auto Contest! – NOW CLOSED

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This contest sponsored by Sports Card Album is for a Mike Martin 2012 Panini Prizm RC Auto #’ed/499.  Good luck!

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Contest Details:

  • You must be following Sports Card Info @sportscardinfo on Twitter and be a registered user on Sports Card Album.
  • Leave a comment to this post (you can enter once per day).
  • One of your comments must contain your e-mail, Twitter handle, and Sports Card Album username.
  • This contest will end 8/17/13 at 8:00 p.m. EST.
  • The winner will be selected at random.
  • The winner will receive an e-mail when the contest is over.
  • The winner has one week to send me their contact information or the contest will be held again.
  • Once the contest is over, I will need the winner’s mailing address so I can ship them this card for FREE!!!

SCA Broncos 3-Color Patch Auto Contest! – NOW CLOSED

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This contest sponsored by Sports Card Album is a biggy.  The winner of this contest will receive a Ronnie Hillman 2012 Panini Limited Rookie Jumbo 3-Color Patch Auto #’ed/25.  Good luck!!!

Contest Details:

  • You must be following Sports Card Info @sportscardinfo on Twitter and be a registered user on Sports Card Album.
  • Leave a comment to this post (you can enter once per day).
  • One of your comments must contain your e-mail, Twitter handle, and Sports Card Album username.
  • This contest will end 8/9/13 at 8:00 p.m. EST.
  • The winner will be selected at random.
  • The winner will receive an e-mail when the contest is over.
  • The winner has one week to send me their contact information or the contest will be held again.
  • Once the contest is over, I will need the winner’s mailing address so I can ship them this card for FREE!!!

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SCA UD SPx Relic Contest Winner Announced

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Congrats to Justin Munoz on being the lucky winner of the Justin Hunter/Keenan Allen 2013 UD SPx Winning Materials Combos Jersey #’ed/225.  Once Justin Munoz sends me his mailing address, I will ship this card ASAP.  Sports Card Album is the premiere site collectors should be using to keep track of their collection.

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SCA UD SPx Relic Contest! – NOW CLOSED

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We have another contest sponsored by Sports Card Album this week.  This contest is for a Justin Hunter/Keenan Allen 2013 Upper Deck SPx Winning Materials Combos Dual Jersey #’ed/225.  Good luck!!!

Contest Details:

  • You must be following both Sports Card Info @sportscardinfo and Sports Card Album @sportscardalbum on Twitter.
  • Leave a comment to this post (you can enter once per day).
  • One of your comments must contain your e-mail and Twitter handle.
  • This contest will end 8/2/13 at 8:00 p.m. EST.

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SCA Colts Auto/Patch Contest Winner Announced

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Congrats to Brian on being the lucky winner of the Coby Fleener 2012 Panini Limited Rookie Phenom Gold Auto Patch #’ed/25.  Once Brian sends me his mailing address, I will ship this card ASAP.  Thanks!  Be sure to use Sports Card Album to organize and show off your collection.

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