What's New

- Native player enabled: stay tuned for new premium channels to be released soon!
- AirPlay functionality is back!
- Mandatory closed captions disabled on YouTube channels

App Description

Watchup is the smartest way to watch video news because it builds your personalized newscast from a growing number of local, national and international news channels.

- Just turn it on to watch your newscast play continuously
- Schedule an alert to receive your newscast at your preferred time
- Need more context? Read text articles related to the video you are watching
- NEW! Create an account and enjoy Watchup both on iPhone and tablet

* An award-winning Stanford startup, backed by Microsoft, Turner Broadcasting, Stanford and veteran journalists
* Featured in the iPad App Store
* 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
* Proud member of Turner's MediaCamp startup accelerator

Watchup takes up very little space on your iPhone or iPad and puts powerful video journalism at your fingertips!

*** 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.

System Requirements: iOS 7

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

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

July 12, 2014 New version 3.3
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
June 27, 2012 Initial Release