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Check Out Newsy's Panel at SXSW

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Mar 20, 2014

  Newsy President Jim Spencer and Waywire CEO Steve Rosenbaum took to the SXSW stage to enlighten the audience about curation. Topics included some history of curation (it's actually been practiced for decades) - how curation has become mainstream for various industries - and of course some tips for best practices.    With some newshounds in the audience, curating news for both text and video was discussed. News curation advances the understand of news and offers context with convenience.   With ever increasing news sources, people crave an independent broker to select the best stories and present them in easy-to-consume news bites. By combining the wisdom of human...

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Apple Promotes Newsy's Universal App in App Store

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Feb 13, 2014

  Currently, Apple is promoting Newsy’s new universal app in several spots in the iTunes' App Store including a new section called ‘Bite-Sized News.'       Newsy’s app continues to be promoted as a ‘Best New App’ in both the iPhone and iPad sections for news in the App Store.   The universal app offers features that make it easy for you to discover, consume and comprehend news stories in a whole new way.    The new menu layout contains navigation for specific categories, including a new ‘Top Stories’ category with hand-selected stories from our editorial team.  ...

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Scripps Acquires Newsy - Read All About It!

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Dec 11, 2013

  http://techcrunch.com/2013/12/09/scripps-buys-newsy-for-35m-to-expand-from-tv-and-newspapers-to-digital-video/   http://www.poynter.org/latest-news/mediawire/232955/scripps-plans-35m-purchase-of-digital-news-service-newsy/   http://www.streamingmedia.com/Articles/News/Online-Video-News/Scripps-Buys-Newsy-Plans-to-Increase-its-Presence-Online-93749.aspx   http://techcrunch.com/2013/12/14/as-software-eats-the-world-non-tech-corporations-are-eating-startups/   http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/215120/ew-scripps-buys-newsy-for-35-million.html  ...

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Some Autumnal Press

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Nov 18, 2013

  http://www.rokuguide.com/channels/portico   http://thenextweb.com/apps/2013/11/14/roku-aol-ink-deal-bring-news-streaming-tv-service/   http://www.thevideoink.com/news/roku-brings-aol-on-powered-news-channel-to-its-home-screen/#.UoUWqpTF1Zc   http://www.148apps.com/news/endless-news-endlesstv-newsy-join-forces-create-endless-news-app/   http://www.mobilemarketingmagazine.com/content/newsy-partners-endlesstv-mobile-video   http://www.netnewscheck.com/article/30018/newsy-to-provide-content-for-endlesstv-apps  ...

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Newsy Partners With EndlessTV to Offer Swipeable Video on Mobile Devices

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Oct 31, 2013

(PRNewswire) October 31, 2013 — EndlessTV, the leading mobile video distribution network, announced a partnership with Newsy, the independent provider of multisource mobile video news. Newsy content is featured in EndlessTV apps on both iOS and Android, including Endless News, Endless Sports, Endless Celebrity, Endless Tech and more. By syndicating its content on EndlessTV's network, Newsy will increase video viewing and ad revenue on mobile devices.    These new EndlessTV apps can be downloaded at www.endlesstv.com .   "EndlessTV has created a beautiful, brand-safe viewing experience across mobile devices," said Jim Spencer, president of Newsy. "Increasing...

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Apple Promotes Newsy's All New iPhone App

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Sep 19, 2013

  Find out why Apple is promoting the Newsy app at the top of the News category in iTunes' App Store!       We've launched a brand new update to our award-winning iPhone app! Not just an iOS 7 update, it’s a totally new experience. The new Newsy app is loaded with innovative features that make it Newsy's best app EVER!!!!   FIND THE MOST IMPORTANT NEWS FASTER.    - Videos in 'Top Stories' are selected by our editorial team and presented with rich, high-quality imagery. -  Or find videos in the algorithmically ordered ‘Most Popular.'  - You...

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