What's New

This new version comes with a bunch of channels from China, Taiwan and Hong Kong and also with several fixes to improve your Watchup experience overall:

- Faster app startup
- Articles button fully functional: see all the articles that are related to a video you're watching
- New progress bar appearance
- New parameters for Dailymotion

NEW! Many new channels are now on Watchup:

Mainland China:
- NTD
- CNTV Society
- CNTV Finance
-China Breaking News
- SMG Kankannews
- VOA Chinese Department
- Hunan TV
- FTV News
- CCTV International (English)

Hongkong:
- Apple Daily HK
- RTHK

Taiwan:
- Formosa News (English)
- ETTV News
- CTi TV
- TITV
- PTS

App Description

Watchup is the smartest way to watch video news on your iPad, because it automatically builds your daily newscast from a growing selection of US and international channels.
• Just turn it on and your newscast will play continuously
• Schedule your daily newscast at your preferred time
• NEW! Watch & read: read an article that is related to the video you're watching, all at the same time!
• 100% designed for iPad and iPad Mini, Watchup is video news — reinvented.

* An award-winning Stanford startup
* Featured in the iPad App Store
* Praised by top media outlets (NBC, PBS Newshour, The Economist, and many more)

Watchup gives you the news you want, when you want it:

• Watchup remembers the channels you watch the most and gets smarter over time.
• Ask Watchup to deliver your Scheduled Newscast daily.
• Hands-free experience. Your newscast will just keep playing while you enjoy your breakfast, work out or relax.

Watchup takes very little space on your iPad and it brings all the power of video journalism straight to your fingertips. Watchup, Watch Smarter.

*** SxSW Interactive Awards — 2013 Finalist ***

*** SxSW Accelerator — 2013 Finalist ***

*** 2012 Knight News Challenge Award winner at the MIT Media Lab ***

*** MobileBeat 2012 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 Nieman 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 high-quality media brands such as The Wall Street Journal, Associated Press, Univision, The Center for Investigative Reporting and many more.

System requirements: iOS6.

TALK TO US (we're human!): Email us at hey@watchup.com or visit us at http://www.watchup.com. Follow @Watchup on Twitter or visit us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/watchupapp

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

February 28, 2014 New version 2.2.6
January 29, 2014 New version 2.2.5
November 11, 2013 New version 2.2.4
November 01, 2013 New version 2.2.3
October 24, 2013 New version 2.2.2
October 01, 2013 New version 2.2.1
June 27, 2012 Initial Release