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The leading news service for cord-cutters

The leading news service for cord-cutters

Haystack TV is one of the fastest growing companies in the connected TV space. TV news is the #1 way Americans stay informed and represents a $19B market, but only 4% has moved to digital. Haystack TV is the leader in transitioning younger audiences to a next-generation TV news product. We empower users to watch the news they care about with a personalized headline news channel. Our personalization and big data technology enables a seamless lean back experience. We're available on all major TV platforms as well as mobile, tablet, and desktop. Haystack TV investors include the National Association of Broadcasters, Stanford University, and several high-profile Silicon Valley angels that have had successful exits to companies such as Disney, Warner Bros, Google, Apple, and Dell.
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Lead Data Scientist

Co-founder & CEO @Haystack News. PhD and Lecturer @Stanford University. Previously was Chief Architect & GM at Wyse (acquired by @Dell).
Co-founder Haystack TV, Inc., Started @Addy Mobile • Worked at @Cellfire, @Siebel Systems • Studied at @Carnegie Mellon University
Total raised

$2.5M

Funded over

1 round

Latest round

Seed (Apr 2015)