May 4, 2012

Cover Story

CEO of the Year

Utah’s business landscape is rich with professionals who have le...Read More

Featured Articles

Did you go Skiing this winter?

Around Utah

Sections

Spotlight
Martin Plaehn

Spotlight
Karen Sendelback

Legal Briefs
Social Media and Employers: Friends or Enemies?

Money Talk
The Case for HSAs

Economic Insight
Time to Show Up

Lessons Learned
Make a Move

TechKnowledge
In the Lab

EntrepreneurEdge
Rent to Own

Business Trends
Back from the Dead

Living Well
Artful Inspiration

Features
A Breath of Fresh Air

Features
Worst-Case Scenario

Regional Report
Northern Utah

Focus
Measure Up

Industry Outlook
Travel & Tourism

Players
Players

Article

Utah App Developer Announces New iPhone Hardware Specs

Press Release

May 4, 2012

A new innovation now allows iPhone users to record high-definition video at 60 frames per second (fps), thanks to an independent Utah application development shop that has discovered how to make the iPhone do what others thought impossible.

The new application, called SloPro, enables iOS devices to capture video at twice the normal frame rate for playback in slow motion without becoming choppy. It also allows users to decide, after the fact, when they want their video to go in and out of slow motion.

“One cool thing about SloPro is that you don't have to wait for the video to render to watch it in slow motion,” developer Spencer Smith said of the app, which went live in the App Store late last week and has already been downloaded 100,000 times. “We realized in testing that this was a must have.”

The application makes uploading to Facebook and YouTube simple as well, Smith said. The application is a product of Utah-based Sand Mountain Studios, which last month won the Grow Utah Ventures 2012 Digital Media Concept to Company contest (www.concepttocompany.org). As the grand prize winner, the company secured $10,000 from Grow Utah Ventures and the Digital Media UCAP Consortium. It also received valuable in-kind service prizes from the major contest sponsors, including Grant Thornton (financial management services), Thorpe North and Western (IP legal services), and Bennett Tueller Johnson (general legal services).

Sand Mountain Studios is also receiving consulting support from USTAR’s Central Region technology outreach office, based at Utah Valley University.

“This is a really exciting breakthrough that makes high frame rate recording available to a much wider user base,” said USTAR associate director Ryan Angus. “It shows that Utah innovators have particular strengths in app development.”

SloPro is available on the App Store for free with an optional $1.99 upgrade for more advanced features.

(5.4.12)

Utah Business Social
UB Events View All
Utah PR Spring ConferenceUtah Business Event
May 7, 2015
Join your colleagues from Utah Business along with PRSA & IABC for this important, 1-day event th...
30 Women to WatchUtah Business Event
May 21, 2015
Utah Business Magazine along with Snell & Wilmer are proud to announce the 16th annual 30 Women T...
CXO of the Year 2015Utah Business Event
Jun 25, 2015
Utah Business Magazine along with Stoel Rives - are proud to present the 2015 CXO of the Year Awa...
Community Events View All
Excel Level 3
May 4, 2015
Learn advanced Microsoft Excel features, including macros, revision tracking, data list outlines,...
Complimentary Workshop: Sandler Foundational Selling Strategies
May 5, 2015
How committed are you to improving your sales process, techniques and mindset? Sandler Trainin...

info@utahbusiness.com  |  90 South 400 West, Ste 650 Salt Lake City, Utah 84101   |  (801) 568-0114

Advertise with Utah Business

Submit an Event

* indicates required information
* Event Name:
Price (general):
Website (if applicable):
Coordinator's Name:
Coordinator's Email:
Coordinator's Phone:
Venue Name:
Venue Address:
Venue City:
Venue Zip:
Event Capacity:
Date(s):
to
* Event Description:
  Cancel