SAN FRANCISCO — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 22, 2013 — Canopy ( www.canopyco.com), an innovative technology company, announced today it will begin providing developers the SDK (Software Development Kit) for Sensus ( www.getsensus.com) the world’s first touch-sensitive, app-enhancing case, at the International Game Developers Conference held March 24-29, 2013.
To launch the SDK, Canopy is sponsoring a party hosted by YetiZen and IGDA (International Game Developers Association), titled "Yetis on Ice", held at Ruby Skye in San Francisco.
"We're thrilled to see how developers can enhance their Apps," says Matt Pacyga, Canopy's CSO. "We will be releasing the SDK to select developers who have signed up on our website. GDC is the best place to introduce the innovators of gaming around the world to such an impressive piece of technology as Sensus."
Canopy® created SensusTM ( www.getsensus.com) to revolutionize the mobile experience by adding touch input to the back and right side of a case. SensusTM enhances the way consumers interact with their smartphone apps. Free SDK and developer kit may be requested at http://developer.getsensus.com.
Canopy ( www.canopyco.com), based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, is an innovative technology firm founded in 2008 that listens to and anticipates mobile market needs. This responsive relationship leads Canopy to keen innovative insights that help technology evolve more quickly – from smart consumer products and applications to software development kits for developers. At Canopy, a core tenet that stands behind all the company's apps and accessories is "function drives fashion," for the express purpose of expanding the consumer's portable device experience. The company's online press kit is available at www.canopyco.com/press. The product web site is www.getSensus.com.
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