14 Oct '13, 5pm
We work on some of the coolest projects - the Backstage LIVE! SYNC app for the 65th Emmy Awards w/@watchwith
When Watchwith was tapped by the Television Academy to create and deliver original content to fans in conjunction with the live broadcast of the Emmy Awards, the company came to Pivotal Labs to build an app that could drive the online fan experience. The firm deadline, tight turn-around and high visibility of the app made Pivotal Labs the logical choice for this project. We built Backstage LIVE! SYNC using the Watchwith Cloud Services™ and the Watchwith Real-Time API™. Watchwith gives television programmers and app developers a simple and powerful way to create and deliver audience engagement in sync with their live and pre-recorded programming and commercials. The Backstage LIVE! SYNC app allowed fans to get up close and interactive with the awards on Emmys.com through polls, photo galleries, and Emmy presenter, nominee and winner quotes and facts. Fans could also live Tw...