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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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Newsy Launches New App for iPhone & iPod touch, Designed for iOS 7

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Sep 19, 2013

(PRWEB) September 19, 2013 — Newsy, the award-winning multisource online and mobile video news provider, today announced its new app for iPhone and iPod touch, which takes advantage of the redesigned user interface and improved functionality of iOS 7. The new Newsy app has an entirely new interface with updated graphic design, refined typography, a new icon and translucency. The new app also features an entirely new interface with both landscape and portrait orientations—a noticeable departure from previous versions. Users may navigate through the app by sections: an editorially selected ‘Top Stories,’ an algorithmically ordered ‘Most Popular’ or stories listed...

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Some Summertime Press

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Aug 29, 2013

  http://www.adweek.com/videowatch/newsy-officially-announces-partnership-msn-150475   http://www.videonuze.com/article/msn-news-partners-with-newsy-to-massively-scale-video-production   http://www.tubefilter.com/2013/08/27/newsy-newser-news-grid/   http://www.thevideoink.com/news/newsy-brings-news-videos-to-newser/#.UiAJgGTF2i4   http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/202648/#axzz2bzuIuE90   http://www.nscreenmedia.com/1/post/2013/07/newsy-and-net2tv-create-30-minute-headline-news-show-online.html  ...

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Newsy Brings Curated Video News to Newser

Posted by Alexandra Wharton
Aug 27, 2013

(PRWEB) August 27, 2013 — Newsy, the award-winning multisource online and mobile video news service, and Newser, the online news site that presents the day’s news in easy-to-digest briefs, today announced that Newsy videos are now available on Newser.com. Each Newsy story is easily accessible via a dedicated video grid, with standout Newsy videos appearing on Newser’s homepage grid. Newsy is providing Newser with the player and advertising is provided via Ooyala and Specific Media.   The partnership will make hundreds of compelling videos available to Newser readers each month, presented in the same concise format that they expect from Newser.  ...

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How Twitter and TV Became BFFs

Posted by Courtney Lewis
Aug 8, 2013

It looks like Twitter and TV are on the road to becoming best friends... at least when it comes to ratings. It’s long been speculated that an increase in tweets would drive up viewership but until now we’ve had little proof to back that up. A new study by Nielsen shows for the first time there is in fact a link between Twitter activity and a show’s popularity. The question was not only to see if Twitter conversations caused viewers to tune-in but also if increased broadcast tune-in led to a spark in Tweets sent across the social networking site. The answer? Both. According to Nielsen’s “Twitter Causation Study,” the volume of tweets related to a particular broadcast...

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How the Newsy Softball Team Became A Co-Ed League Dynasty

Posted by Kyle_Luke
Jul 25, 2013

It takes heart, lots (and lots) of heart to rise from the depths of the co-ed Columbia Softball League.  But that's what Newsy had and that's exactly what they did.     Here's the story of how a team of reporters, anchors and producers became a softball dynasty.

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