Jess Barnes

Jess Barnes attended Edinboro University and spent years working in nonprofit before taking up freelance writing in 2012. Jess has been working for Cord Cutters News since 2017.

News / 23 hours ago

ESPN+ Will Raise Its Price Next Week

ESPN+ will be increasing its price from $4.99 per month to $5.99 per month for new subscribers. The price hike goes into effect next week. For existin…
News / 2 days ago

Google Will Pay Those Who Used Google+ in a Class Action Settlement: Here’s How to Claim Your Money

If you used Google’s social media network Google+ between January 1, 2015 and April 2, 2019, you may be eligible to receive part of a $7.5 milli…
News / 2 days ago

Toast.Net Will Discontinue Low Cost Plans, Act Now to be Grandfathered

Internet service provider Toast.Net is changing its lineup of broadband service plans. As part of the update, some plans will no longer be available.
News / 2 days ago

Hulu Launches a New Annual Ad-Supported Subscription Plan for Current Subscribers

Hulu announced today the launch of a new annual plan for current ad-supported subscribers. The new plan offers 12 months of an ad-supported subscripti…
News / 2 days ago

Dish Lost 40,000 Cable Customers in Q2 2020, Sling Down 56,000

Today, Dish Network reported second quarter 2020 financial results, sharing that the company lost a total of 96,000 pay TV customers for the quarter.
News / 2 days ago

Dive Into Deadly Waters on STIRR Beginning Sunday August 9

Beginning Sunday, August 9, several STIRR channels will be diving into a lineup of bloody bites featuring sea monster movies, documentaries, and all t…
News / 3 days ago

Sling TV Adds Live Local Channel Integration for 2020 LG Smart TVs

Sling TV announced today that subscribers with an OTA antenna can now watch local broadcasts on LG Smart TVs without leaving the Sling TV app. The new…
News / 3 days ago

Hulu’s Updated Interface is Rolling Out to More Devices

In May, Hulu unveiled plans for an updated user interface that would make the service more user friendly and improve on content recommendations. The u…
News / 3 days ago

Pluto TV Now Has 26.5 Million Monthly Active Users, Showtime and CBS All Access Reach 16.2 Million Combined

In today’s quarterly earnings call, ViacomCBS shared highlights from its slate of streaming services, including subscriber numbers. CBS All Acc…
News / 3 days ago

ViacomCBS Will Launch a Global Streaming Service in 2021

ViacomCBS has announced plans to launch a global streaming service next year. In a quarter 2 earnings call today, ViacomCBS expanded on plans that had…