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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 Vox.com. 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, [...]

Full Stack Javascript Developer

September 25, 2014

Full Stack Javascript Developer

Hands-on technical leader at fast-growing video startup

Vice-President of Engineering

iPhone 6 in Your Hand

September 19, 2014

You braved the crowds, stood in line or were online late at night last week. And today you reap what you sowed. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is out today and you’ve got it. Now what do you do with it? First things first, install Watchup. Our latest update comes with a few new [...]

#ReinventTV News with Watchup

September 18, 2014

  This Friday, Jeff Jarvis at CUNY’s journalism school has put together an impressive roster of speakers to share their vision for the future of TV News. Most of the major news organizations including WSJ, Vice News and NBC News will be there to brainstorm about how to #ReinventTV news. But there’s a nimble and [...]