Wednesday, March 17, 2010at 8:03 AM
Milan, March 17, 2010 - Today, Koinup and Frenzoo.com launch their collaboration, with Frenzoo support in Koinup as well as auto snapshot uploading to Koinup from Frenzoo. 3d avatar lovers can explore a creative online world from in their web browser, then share their experience their Koinup account. The partnership also includes joint events and competitions hosted on both sites.
Koinup Member Kez commented "I create and chat a lot on Frenzoo. So this new Koinup snapshot system is a great idea! It's really convenient"
Frenzoo art by Kez, see more at http://www.koinup.com/keZ
On Koinup, users can share their avatar life through art and content from leading online worlds games including Second Life, The Sims and now Frenzoo. Frenzoo is an in-browser 3D world that allows members to socialize and create 3D content with user-friendly tools. Whether using a Macbook at home or Windows desktop at work, members can escape to the virtual world in seconds, without running a separate client.
Koinup CEO, PierLuigi Casolari commented - "Frenzoo is a fun and fast developing world with easy-to-use features. We are proud to have these two creative communities meet." According to Frenzoo CEO and Co-Founder Simon Newstead, "Koinup has some of the most beautiful virtual art I've seen, from talented folks from around the world. It's an honor to be included on the platform."
To use this new feature
1/ Set your upload email in your Koinup account
2/ Paste that in your Frenzoo account settings page
3/ Any new snapshots you take in Frenzoo is autoshared in Koinup, too
Koinup (http://www.koinup.com) is a social network for all residents of all virtual worlds. In Koinup you can create your profile and publish pics, videos (machinima) and artworks that you created in virtual worlds as Second Life, World of Warcraft, IMVU, Frenzoo and also games as The Sims 2 and many others. In Koinup you can meet people from yours and other virtual worlds and you can express yourself in the way you love. Koinup is a startup supported by the startup accelerator Working Capital (Telecom Italia) and it's included in the Developer Program of Top-IX, Torino Piemonte Internet Exchange
In development since 2008, Frenzoo Ltd. (www.frenzoo.com), is the first browser-based 3d world with user generated content. The destination allows users to create an avatar, meet people and virtual chat in animated 3d scenes, express their style and create fashion and content all in their Internet browser. Mod sims and 3d asset import from packages such as 3D Max and Blender are also supported. The Frenzoo team is based in Hong Kong, and has been developed with seed investment from Ambient Sound Investments, established in 2003 as an equal partnership by four founding engineers at Skype Technologies. Frenzoo has a partnership with leading virtual content producer Anshe Chung Studios (ACS). Frenzoo leverages the power of the Unity 3d engine, used by leading entertainment companies such as Electronic Arts. The lightweight plugin installs in seconds without any browser reloads, and enables rich 3D graphics rendered in hardware.
Pier Luigi, CEO
Simon Newstead, Co-Founder & CEO