Sidecastr in the News: The Guardian (UK), etc – First Reactions

It’s been only two business days since Sidecastr has been available in the US and Canada App Stores, but we’ve aleady caugjht the eye of The Guardian in the UK and been named a finalist (along with Fox for X-Factor app and CW / Warner Bros) for Social TV app of the year in the Best Social TV Integration of Twitter category.  Here’s are the highlights so far:

7/2/2012

Disruptomatic: Sidecastr social TV app is a tweet-timeshifter.  Well, timeshiftr

http://disruptomatic.tumblr.com/post/26364046029/sidecastr-ipad-app

6/29/2012

The Guardian (UK): Sidecastr for iPad

Just ahead of Zeebox’s debut in the US, it has a second-screen social TV app rival: Sidecastr.  The app pulls in and organises tweets around specific shows, but more importantly shows them in sync with an episode.  Say you’re watching a recorded episode of Breaking Bad a day after it aired – Sidecastr will show you what people were saying at the time

More at http://m.guardian.co.uk/technology/appsblog/2012/jun/29/apps-rush-chrome-csr-racing?cat=technology&type=article

The Appside: Sidecastr social TV app time shifts tweets for second screen viewers

http://www.theappside.com/2012/06/29/sidecastr-social-tv-app-timeshifts-tweets-for-second-screen-viewers/

6/26/2012

Sidecastr named 2012 Social TV Awards Finalist in the Best Social TV Integration of Twitter category!

Sidecastr was chosen by an independent panel of judges to be one of three finalists in the Best Social TV Integration of Twitter category for its newly released Sidecastr for iPad™ app.  The contest “awards excellence to the leading players in the fast moving Social TV space”.  Winners will be announced, the night before The Social TV Summit Los Angeles at Gala Event at the Bel-Air Country Club, July 17th, with Billy Bush, Host of Access Hollywood as the Master of Ceremonies.

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