We are Yap Studios.

Yap Studios is a premier interactive design and development agency. To put it simply: We make incredible apps. Our bits are backed by combined decades of experience creating world-class applications for leading brands worldwide.

We strive to deliver products that exhibit our own personal principles of clarity, aesthetics, and integrity. We sweat the smallest details, and revel in creating experiences that surprise and delight.

Yap Studios is operated from offices in the San Francisco Bay Area and Albuquerque.

We make incredible apps.

Materializing your vision is our speciality. Starting with your idea, we hone in on the right design through thoughtful and precise prototyping. Once the design is fully fleshed out, blisteringly-quick engineering springs your app to life. The final product is a refined and beautifully made app that will set your brand apart on the App Store.

Turnkey Solutions for the Entertainment Industry

A big gun in our arsenal is a customizable second-screen experience for television networks. We can quickly bring to market iOS, Android, and Windows Phone apps tailored to your content and your audience — with local schedules, rich media, sync experiences, even social feeds from Twitter and Facebook.

Our Clients (love us)

Simon Fuller, XIX Entertainment

An invaluable partner —?Yap delivered a beautiful, engaging, and intuitive app for our fans.

Jesse Redniss, SVP of Digital, USA Network / NBCUniversal

Yap's vision and willingness to push the envelope separated them from the pack. The choice was easy.

Our leadership. Your secret weapon.

Ollie Wagner, Creative Director

Ollie Wagner has been an integral part of the interface design teams at both Apple and Facebook. If you have an iPad or iPhone, you probably use at least a couple of his designs every single day.

Trevor Stout, Managing Director

Trevor Stout is a tech visionary with a knack for developing award-winning products. An expert iOS developer, his apps have been featured by Apple and have racked up over one-million downloads. As a veteran entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, Trevor has also held numerous roles as Founder & CEO of venture-backed startups.

Emory Al-Imam, Technical Director

Emory Al-Imam is a world-class engineer who has helped ship products such as Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and Flash while at Macromedia and Adobe. With over 15 years of industry experience, Emory is responsible for multiple award-winning apps on the Apple App Store today.

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