Anthony is co-founder and CEO of 6Tribes, a new app that uses your photos, music, apps, posts and location to find matches between people and connect you with your tribe. Whether you’re attending the same event or love the same music, 6Tribes will connect you with people who share your passions and interests.
Anthony is also co-founder and President of Beamly, the social and content network for television. Beamly brings you news and community around your favourite shows and lets you play along with the show. For broadcasters, Beamly is a platform and publishing tool that brings audience, insight and interactivity to their shows.
Before Beamly, Anthony headed up BBC iPlayer from 2007 to 2010, taking it from pre-launch to major success story. Anthony moved to YouView in May 2010 to create a next-gen connected TV platform with aggregated content.
Prior to this, Anthony was CTO at Altnet and Kazaa, creating a digital music store and download application. And before that he was CTO at Brilliant Digital, where he lead the team building an interactive story-telling platform using real-time 3D graphics.
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|May 26, 2015||TechCrunch - 6Tribes Takes A Run At Interest-Based Social Networking|
|May 26, 2015||Tech City News - Iplayer creator Anthony Rose launches social networking app - Tech City News|
|May 26, 2015||The Next Web - 6Tribes is a social networking app that wants to make tribes of 'Foodies' and 'Coffee Geeks'|
|Aug 14, 2014||The Next Web - Why the UK's New Local TV Stations Are Doomed to Fail|
|Jul 21, 2014||Gigaom - Social TV startup Beamly aims for the big screen with Android TV app|
|Apr 22, 2014||Wired News - Reports of Social TV’s Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated|