Watchup: Video News Daily

Watchup: Video News Daily

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Appears in 9 channels

  • Downloads:
    50,000 - 100,000
  • Last update
    Feb 3, 2016

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Watchup is a premium news app that builds a personalized newscast just for you, from a growing number of local, national and international news channels including Bloomberg, CBS, CNN, Fox News and Sky News. Tell Watchup your interests and the app will provide a daily video news cast at a time that’s best for you!

Watching video news from your favorite sources has never been easier – from CNET to Gamespot, The Washington Post to The Wall Street Journal, tune in to Watchup to view curated news from top stations and sites like:

National News:
• Bloomberg
• CBS News
• Fox News
• PBS Newshour
• The Verge
• Vice
• Mashable
• The Associated Press
• Wall Street Journal
• Many More!

Local News:
• KTLA
• WPIX
• KIRO7
• WCVB
• ABC Action News
• WGNTV
• WSB
• KCPQ – Q13 FOX News
• News Denver
• ABC 15
• KOAT
• FOX5 Vegas
• Many More!

Watchup – A personalized news app for you!

Watchup Features:

News Aggregator – Daily Local News, National & Global News from Dozens of Channels
• Local news sourced from your area to keep you up to date
• Political news streamed directly to your device
• International news to expand your horizons
• News aggregator collects the news you are passionate about in one place

News App - Daily News In Custom Newscasts
• News video provided daily, recapping the day’s news at the time of your choosing
• Video news report combines news from internationally renowned sources like Chicago Tribune, PBS, CBS & more

My Daily Journal – Current Events and More Scheduled at Your Preferred Time
• Schedule an alert to receive your newscast at the best time for you
• Watching news is easy on your schedule. View daily news at your own custom time

Video News & Text News Fuse - Read Text Articles Related to the Video You're Watching
• News app offers both video news & written news on today’s important topics
• Journalist feature makes it easy to read up on today’s most pressing news topics

Watchup makes your daily news mobile with customizable newscasts that play at your preferred time of day, using your favorite news sources. Watching the news is easy with your favorite news sources – like TMZ, IGN and the Wall Street Journal – combined into one daily newscast.

Watchup is the perfect app for cord cutters who enjoy current events, staying informed and use aggregators to watch news.

System Requirements: Android 3.0; Honeycomb or higher

About Watchup
* Named by Google one of the Best Apps of 2014!
* An award-winning Stanford startup, backed by Microsoft, Stanford and veteran journalists
* Praised by top media outlets (NBC, PBS Newshour, The Economist and more)
* Named a top startup disrupting the video industry by the National Association of Broadcasters
Local channels are here! Discover our growing selection of local channels.
*** SXSW Interactive Awards — 2013 finalist ***
*** SxSW Accelerator — 2013 finalist ***
*** Knight News Challenge Awards Winner at the MIT Media Lab ***
*** MobileBeat finalist ***

“A centralized hub of selected YouTube news channels, Watchup is like Flipboard for video” (Mashable)
“Watchup’s playlist experience allows you to catch all the day’s news while, for example you’re eating breakfast or cooking dinner (Techcrunch)
“It’s like Hulu for news junkies” (Harvard’s Neiman Lab)
“Watchup leads you to superior news content while you lean back” (The Economist)
“Cool idea, very simple, beautiful interface!” (Robert Scoble)
“One of the Top 10 News Startups to Watch in 2013 (ReadWriteWeb)
Watchup is brought to you by an award-winning Stanford Startup in partnership with a few of the most trusted news media brands like The Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Associated Press, Univision, The Center for Investigative Reporting and many more.
Talk to us, we’re human! Email hey@watchup.com or visit www.watchup.com. Follow us on Twitter @watchup or subscribe on http://www.facebook.com/watchupapp