- Los Altos, California
- yap is a social app that allows its users to interact online while watching programs together from different locations.
- Shawn Patrick, Trevor Stout, Marius Seritan, Shawn Cunningham
- Internet, Apps, Mobile
yap.TV is the ultimate companion to TV viewing around the world. The free iPhone and iPad application lets users to interact online with their friends and other television fans while watching programs together. Integration with Facebook and Twitter make yap.TV a social experience that includes program-specific content feeds, real-time private group chat and user-generated polls.
yap.TV also powers social TV solutions for partners worldwide to deliver the best social consumer front-end for cable, satellite, IPTV and mobile operators on the second screen designed to grow subscribers and reduce churn.
Available in five languages and in 20 countries, yap.TV has a potential reach of more than 1 billion viewers.
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Los Altos, CA, yap.TV, Inc. is backed by Javelin Venture Partners and Blumberg Capital. Corporate advisors include Steve Wozniak, Andrew Stone and Kevin Surace.
Current Team (4)Update
|Feb 9, 2013||The Next Web - The Next Web|
|Aug 27, 2012||The Next Web - yap.TV Snags Former NBC/Comcast VP Todd Brown to Lead Monetization|
|Jun 19, 2012||TechCrunch - Second Screen App Yap.TV Gets Even More Social With Facebook Open Graph Integration|
|Apr 16, 2012||The Next Web - Yap.TV Helps Networks Reach Your Second Screen|
|Oct 17, 2011||TechCrunch - USA Taps Yap.TV For New Social TV App|
|Aug 10, 2011||Gigaom - Yap.tv’s iPad app gets more personal, more social|
|Mar 7, 2011||TechCrunch - Peel: A Bridge Between Your iPhone And Home Entertainment System (Video)|
|Feb 15, 2011||TechCrunch - Fly or Die (TV Apps): IntoNow, Yap.TV, FIOS Mobile|
4966 El Camino Real
Los Altos, California 94022