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ABC News Show Tech Bytes Mentions Watchup

February 13, 2015

This morning Watchup appeared on ABC News’ consumer tech segment. Tech Bytes. Check out their coverage of us and partner channel Fusion in the video below. World News Videos | ABC World News

Bloomberg Media Debuts on Watchup

February 10, 2015

Today we add business powerhouse Bloomberg Media to the growing ranks of trusted sources available through Watchup. The Bloomberg partnership delivers business and markets news, data, analysis and video to you in your daily newscast or business category feed. “We are very pleased to feature Bloomberg’s world class reporting on business and technology,” said Watchup founder and CEO Adriano Farano.  “Our [...]

Frequently Asked Questions

February 1, 2015

From time to time we get asked a list of questions by you the user. Some rise to the top, and we’d like to share the answers. If you don’t see yours send it to and we’ll do our best to answer it. 1. #WhatisWatchup? Watchup is the best multi-channel newscast experience around. We [...]

TOUCHDOWN: Watchup Scores SB Nation in Time for Super Bowl XLIX

January 29, 2015

Today we add sports powerhouse SB Nation to the growing ranks of trusted sources available through Watchup. The SB Nation partnership brings you high quality video sports news, commentary and epic replays in your daily newscast or sports category feed. “Sports and News are content categories that cord cutters crave,” said Adriano Farano, Watchup Founder [...]

Watchup’s Commitment to a Free Press #JeSuisCharlie

January 8, 2015

Recent attacks at the offices of Charlie Hebdo Magazine in Paris, France prompted a discussion in our office this morning. As a former journalist and a former Parisian, I’d like to share a few thoughts in the context of what has proven to be a very dangerous year for journalists. In December, Poynter reported 66 [...]

Announcing AJ+, Fusion, The Verge and Vox Media available in Video News App Watchup

January 6, 2015

Today we’re launching four new partner channels who we’ve teamed up with to offer even more content in the Watchup app. Starting now, you can view news videos from AJ+, Fusion, The Verge and We’re thrilled to welcome these millennial-focused partners to Watchup. Their journalistic style, directly supports our mission to reinvent the way [...]

5 things Watchup has done in 2014 to reinvent video news

December 24, 2014

5 THINGS WE’VE DONE IN 2014 TO REIMAGINE VIDEO NEWS Fellow news junkies, As you know, at Watchup we are on a mission to unlock the power of video journalism and make this great content available on every emerging screen. Here’s what we have accomplished in 2014 to serve that mission!   We’ve launched on [...]

CEO Adriano Farano on CNBC

December 5, 2014

Early Tuesday morning, our CEO Adriano was a guest on CNBC’s Worldwide Exchange. Adriano shared his views on net neutrality with CNBC host Seema Mody. In case you missed it catch the highlights here.

Google Names Watchup One the Best of 2014

December 1, 2014

According to Google, Watchup is one of the Best Apps of 2014. We must say we wholeheartedly agree. We’ve received the stamp of approval from one of the most respected companies in our space. We are honored to be included and grateful to have passed this milestone. Shoutout to the Google Play Store App editors [...]

Machine Learning Engineer

October 8, 2014

Watchup is a Stanford startup reinventing news watching with a personalized newscast experience. After our Apple-featured app, we are uniquely positioned to expand to new platforms, including one top selling gaming console. Partnering with The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and other top news organizations, Watchup received seed stage investment from the Stanford/StartX Fund, [...]