Author Archives: Showyou

An Essential App

We (mostly) try to avoid boasting and to let our app do the talking. But occasionally we need to break that rule. Today is such a day. In case you missed it, the AppStore got a facelift last week. For … Continue reading

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Showyou 3.4.3 Fixed: Showyou 3.4.4 Now Live in AppStore

UPDATE: Showyou 3.4.4 is now live in the AppStore. Thanks for your patience. ***** We just released Showyou 3.4.3 yesterday, with various improvements and bug fixes. We also completely re-worked our sign-on process, to make it easier to sign-in with … Continue reading

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Sound on Showyou on iOS6

Some of you have written in (or tweeted) that the sound on Showyou stopped working when you upgraded to iOS6. Here’s the culprit — sound doesn’t work if you have the “Mute” switched on. There are two places you might … Continue reading

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Showyou Chrome Extension

Want to share videos you find as you’re surfing the web with your friends? Want to add them to your “Watch Later” queue on Showyou? We’ve always offered a bookmarklet for that. But now we’ve got something even better, a … Continue reading

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Experiments with Advertising on Showyou

As the New York Times and others reported yesterday, we’ve launched a partnership with OMD, a division of Omnicom Group, to test new types of video advertising on Showyou. We’re proud of this partnership, and excited to work with OMD, a … Continue reading

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Showyou + Apple TV Just Got Better

The new version of Showyou released today (v. 3.4 to be precise) includes a bunch of wonderful treats for those of you using Showyou on the iPad, including retina-display support (w00t!) and the inclusion of “Send to Friend” and “Thanks” (new … Continue reading

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Follow the Mars Curiosity Landing on Showyou

This Sunday night, the Mars Rover named “Curiosity” will land on Mars around 10:31 PDT. This is going to be an epic event, more important and arguably more interesting than the Olympics: Next week … a nuclear-powered, MINI-Cooper-sized super rover … Continue reading

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Showyou on About.me

You know about.me? The fabulous way to build a beautiful one-page profile on the web? If you’ve got an about.me page, now you can add your Showyou grid to it. It literally takes seconds to set up. If you don’t … Continue reading

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Showing You the Olympics on Your iPhone or iPad

If you want to watch coverage of actual athletic events at the London Olympics, you’ll have to live with what your local broadcaster chooses to make available on-air and online (in the United States, that would be NBC). But if … Continue reading

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Our Illustrated Guide to Showyou on the iPhone

We’ve set up a nifty blog where we’re documenting in greater detail how Showyou works, so you don’t miss a trick. Check these quick illustrated overviews out: The new & improved feed on the iPhone Search Thanks! Be Nice & … Continue reading

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