City News Beat is a developing a nationwide, local news network for SMART TV users on Roku and Amazon Fire TV. The Untethered movement of cable cord-cutters & cord-nevers want an experience that isn't a web site, a TV newscast or aimless streams of "stuff". They want the freedom to define their experience, they seek a human connection without all the commentary and they don't want to have to work too hard after the app starts. Welcome to City News Beat!
We're on top of local trending topics, thanks to our data informed story assignment. We contextualize the top trending stories of the day with facts, not talking heads. Our data matches Recreational content to deliver a true Newspaper-on-TV experience for personalized viewing, in an easy streaming package for Roku and Fire TV.
From script-to-screen, our stories are told by young university adults in Chapel Hill. We combine their short stories together, add an authentic Host and deliver a lean-back, binge-worthy local news and weather experience that revolves around you.
We're Digital Media veterans who have lead the digital side of the video news business into this new era of Television. We've built platform specific news experiences, applied technology for the benefit of those audience experiences and installed adaptable monetization methods.
We are uniquely positioned to cater to local untethered audiences.
Local News & Weather for those who have cut the cord on their Cable TV service. Here's how it works!
...people who want to contribute to the next generation of News. Non-local, remote talents are always welcome. We're looking for experienced video editors, journalists, videographers & social media marketers. We have a distributed workforce model and encourage experienced Music Beat Mixers, developing Rap Artists as well as on camera hosts and hostesses to connect and bring your talent to do news differently. It all begins with a conversation - how do you want to get involved?
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